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    Vehicle : Vectra Estate

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    Default Vectra has died

    Yes it has died on me. Driving along , stalled on me now refusing to start and steering column light comes on and thats about it also all the instruments like gages speedo not woeking now. Anybody had similar problem ?????

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    Sorry to here oof your trouble,s sebastian , First thoughts point to a alternator failure check to see if your battery has any life
    Driving vauxhall,s for 30 + years
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    alternator is fine has been replaced not that long ago and battery still got plenty of juice left

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    sitting at the stelers now waiting till monday for more news on it

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    got new ECU fitted still no joy. doesnt look good for now

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    got new ECU fitted programmed runs now but still blows 30 amp F7 fuse for ECU anybody had something similar ..???

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    got it fixed....
    U never guessed wat it was

    wiring harness rubbed against gearbox case and caused fuse to blow ....
    thx to website honestjohn.co.uk link below my ticks all bad boxes

    http://www.honestjohn.co.uk/carbycar...2/?section=bad

    is like opening pandoras box

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    Glad you got it sorted mate, sounds like you had a right problem there. At least it's all fixed now

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    yeah i did took me a week and 1k ......

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