Vauxhall Issues

The most common Vauxhall problems

Vauxhall-common-problems

Problems solved during Vauxhall’s recalls do not usually determine the reliability of the vehicle itself. Even the common-recalled model can be a good choice, and vice versa.

It is good to be informed, however, what problems the manufacturer has recalled most often. At least to know whether the defect was corrected by the previous owner, when buying a second-hand car. You should check your vehicle VIN with your nearest Vauxhall dealer using our special page.



The most common Vauxhall faults by keywords

Airbags

13. 5. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Vivaro (2013 - 2014)

  2013 - 2014
An incorrectly installed passenger airbag module may increase the risk of injury in the event of an ...
     521

End of Airbags Sumary

Brakes

End of Brakes Sumary

Engine

Opel-Movano-2016-recall 13. 5. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Movano (2015)

  MY 2015
An oil hose may be incorrectly crimped. If the oil hose becomes completely detached, oil could escap ...
     579

End of Engine Sumary

Gearbox

End of Gearbox Sumary

Suspension

End of Suspension Sumary

Steering

opel-adam-2014 11. 11. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Adam (2014 - 2015)

  X. 2014 - I. 2015
Cracks in the steering box’s rack-and-pinion may lead to breakage and thus to steering failure. Th ...
     840
vauxhall-mokka-2015-recall 13. 11. 2015

Vauxhall Mokka (2015)

  MY2015
A faulty steering column torque sensor can lead to a loss of steering assistance. The recall affects ...
     1,582

End of Steering Sumary

Fuel Tank

End of Fuel Tank Sumary

Bodywork

End of Bodywork Sumary

Electronic

26. 8. 2016

Vauxhall Zafira (2005 - 2014)

  10. 2. 2005 - 24. 10. 2014
The resistor of the heater fan motor may not perform as intended, which can lead to a fire. The reca ...
     2,451
6. 5. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Mokka (2015 - 2016)

  2015 - 2016
Water ingress in the Electronic Brake Control Module control unit may cause a short-circuit. There i ...
     2,334

End of Electronic Sumary

Door Locks

End of Door Locks Sumary

Stabilization

End of Stabilization Sumary

Seat Belts

vauxhall-meriva-2010-recall 30. 12. 2016

Vauxhall Meriva (2009 - 2011)

  MY 2009 - 2015
It is possible that the steel cable for attaching the seat-belt tensioner on the outer side of the s ...
     969

End of Seat Belts Sumary

Fuel

End of Fuel Sumary

Seats

End of Seats Sumary

Headlamps

End of Headlamps Sumary

Tyres

End of Tyres Sumary


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Latests Vauxhall Recalls

vauxhall-meriva-2010-recall 30. 12. 2016

Vauxhall Meriva (2009 - 2011)

  MY 2009 - 2015
It is possible that the steel cable for attaching the seat-belt tensioner on the outer side of the s ...
     969
opel-adam-2014 11. 11. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Adam (2014 - 2015)

  X. 2014 - I. 2015
Cracks in the steering box’s rack-and-pinion may lead to breakage and thus to steering failure. Th ...
     840
26. 8. 2016

Vauxhall Zafira (2005 - 2014)

  10. 2. 2005 - 24. 10. 2014
The resistor of the heater fan motor may not perform as intended, which can lead to a fire. The reca ...
     2,451
13. 5. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Vivaro (2013 - 2014)

  2013 - 2014
An incorrectly installed passenger airbag module may increase the risk of injury in the event of an ...
     521
Opel-Movano-2016-recall 13. 5. 2016

Opel / Vauxhall Movano (2015)

  MY 2015
An oil hose may be incorrectly crimped. If the oil hose becomes completely detached, oil could escap ...
     579

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