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Forum: Astra General 02-01-2022, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 879
Posted By JFS
Re: Looking For Bolts X3

Hello PaulR,

Our front bumpers are mostly the one piece surround's with grill, fog lamp, faux and real air vent inserts.

It has a "tongue" that wraps back underneath the car where it is...
Forum: Astra General 01-26-2022, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 879
Posted By JFS
Looking For Bolts X3

I had my front bumper replaced last May. The work looked good, lines tight and matched, same for the paint. The car really only looks 5 years old.

That was until this Monday. Not too far from the...
Forum: Astra General 12-22-2021, 01:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By JFS
Re: Availability of an Exhaust Manifold

Well, I had my car put through an additional three hours of diagnosis. Between my primary shop and the auto-electrical specialty place next door, the determination is that there is a catalyst fault...
Forum: Astra General 12-19-2021, 01:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By JFS
From Sensors to Modules

To recap, I have had both O2 sensors nearly simultaneously, twice in eight weeks.

The following has been performed or seen to:

Exhaust manifold removed. Catalytic converter is intact, normal...
Forum: Astra General 10-11-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By JFS
Availability of an Exhaust Manifold

I have had both a friend and two trusted garages tell me I need to replace my exhaust manifold.

I'm blasting O2 sensor codes (both) and others. Spark plugs and coil device are new. I've had a...
Forum: Astra Tech 10-10-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,520
Posted By JFS
Re: Replacing TPMS

This is the item I purchased. Right now they are available from Amazon for just under $34, less than what I paid for them two years ago.

Dorman 974-030
Forum: Astra General 10-08-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 8,995
Posted By JFS
Re: I need a 2nd opinion on this Astra

I am an ignoramus, have never heard of "wobble lugs."

Could you post a link or picture of what you decide to use?
Forum: Astra Tech 10-08-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,520
Posted By JFS
Re: Replacing TPMS

When I replaced mine (I used a Dorman product), all that was necessary was to drive the car a bit for the system to join up. After two short trips in less than two hours, the light was out. I let out...
Forum: Astra General 10-01-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 680
Posted By JFS
Free Used Alternator (5 Speed) Available

I'm bugging out of California in early 2022 and having a few things done before I go.

In 2018, my testing showed my alternator was dying. As I waited for Amazon to ship me a new OEM GM part, I was...
Forum: Astra Tech 08-10-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By JFS
Re: New Astra H Repair Assist Videos

Let's try that AutoDocUK with just the straight link:

https://www.youtube.com/c/AutodocUk/videos
Forum: Astra Tech 08-09-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,040
Posted By JFS
New Astra H Repair Assist Videos

I'm surprised that there are very recent postings on Astra H repairs and maintenance on YouTube. Very often, these have very different engines, brake component sizes, and other variables, but still...
Forum: Astra Tech 07-16-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,863
Posted By JFS
Re: Connectivity Update (Bluetooth, Dash Cams, and Recent DIC Systems)

I had to replace my driver's door cable from the handle to the latch recently (that thread recently active) and while doing so, thought I'd replace the front speaker set on my three door. I found a...
Forum: Astra General 07-14-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 41,093
Posted By JFS
Last Man Club, or The last Saturn Astra owner.

I'm curious if we should make this a semi-official "Last Man's Club" (ladies included, you know what I mean) area of the Astra Forum by purchasing a bottle and have somebody hang onto it. If others...
Forum: Astra General 06-28-2021, 11:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 828
Posted By JFS
Re: Installed window shades on the XE5

Hello,

A nice find. Can you post a link to the seller?
Forum: Astra Tech 06-19-2021, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,682
Posted By JFS
Re: Pulled the interior door latch too hard.

Hello Friends,
It seems I have gotten myself into a pickle. The same day I encountered a problem with a parking stop trying to remove and eat my bumper, I also obtained a problem with my driverís...
Forum: Events 05-19-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,594
Posted By JFS
Re: Gas price around the country?

In the San Jose area, the best place to purchase fuel is Costco. Regular is $3.69, down $0.14 from about ten days ago, Premium is $4.05, down about the same percentage wise. The best prices on...
Forum: Events 05-19-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,594
Posted By JFS
Re: Gas price around the country?

In the San Jose area, the best place to purchase fuel is Costco. Regular is $3.69, down $0.14 from about ten days ago, Premium is $4.05, down about the same percentage wise. The best prices on...
Forum: Astra General 05-12-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,358
Posted By JFS
Re: Bumper replacement

I want to wish you all luck finding your replacement bumpers......Just as long as you stay the hell away from mine!!

I was visiting one of my doctors (maintenance visit since I am cancer free for...
Forum: Astra Tech 04-16-2021, 10:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,677
Posted By JFS
Re: Astra Tuning (wip)

I agree regarding the synthetic oil recommendations.


I had just 34K miles on my car when I got it in 2015 (still a newbie around here) and had 97-98K on it when I replaced the cam actuator...
Forum: Astra General 03-30-2021, 11:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By JFS
Re: Floormats?

Yes, it is possible to go to great lengths to obtain the proper floormats for this car. I turned a vacation in Germany into an opportunity to buy some. Turned out it was easy when I happened to be...
Forum: Astra Tech 03-09-2021, 12:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,496
Posted By JFS
Re: ABS, Traction Control, CIM, Radio Problem?

It appears my oversight of one of the most basic items was the cause of my problem.

I have been looking for my car to go to complete non-operating mode and then tow it for a significant and...
Forum: Astra Tech 03-03-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,496
Posted By JFS
Re: ABS, Traction Control, CIM, Radio Problem?

An update on what I'm encountering.

Just to be clear, I don't believe I have a water infiltration issue into the fuse box/blocks. I mentioned precipitation in the post above only to say that I...
Forum: Astra General 02-25-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,277
Posted By JFS
Re: Would you buy an Opel Astra grille from Alibaba?

I agree with AstraFasta.

No track of part pedigree with Alibaba.

No to Jack Ma. My second least favorite guy named Jack. IM me and I'll Twitter you back who.....Dang, just gave it away.

Yes...
Forum: Astra General 02-01-2021, 11:44 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 41,093
Posted By JFS
Re: The last Saturn Astra owner.

That's a really pretty car. I love the long hood.
Forum: Astra General 01-27-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 41,093
Posted By JFS
Re: The last Saturn Astra owner.

Nice "Fiata" you got there. Tell us how it drives & what you did with your Astra.

Savage Geese does harsh reviews, but he likes it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=anc5uHpYuD8
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