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    went to start the car today done the usual turned to position whne lights come up on the dash wait a few seconds till they go out then start up

    went to do that today and u can hear it ticking over but doesnt want to start up :S

    any ideas ?

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    Does the engine actually crank like normal, or do you just get a "tick" every second or so?

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    cranks like normal no clicking

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    Ah ok, you confused me by saying "ticking" lol!

    If it was that I had an answer, but as it's cranking then pass.

    Obviously you need to check fuel and air, I'd say morelikely fuel to be the problem, perhaps the fuel pump??

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    just had a chat with a friend who used to work at vauxhall pat garage in lyndhurst and he informed me saying it could be the glow plugs gone or a fuel pump problem but driving the car last week was running lovely

    ne more ideas or neone whose had the same problem ?

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    Battery ?

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    Battery's fine even tried the jump leads from the dodge ram tryin to start it

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    could be your leak off pipes try tow starting in 3rd or 4th gear

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    Vehicle : Vectra Hatchback

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    This happened to mine at about 35k miles. Was fixed under warranty, (only had the car a couple of weeks). I think it was the injector seals needed replacing. Can't say it's the same problem, but had the same starting issue.

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    Hopefully be gettin the aa out on Saturday to see if theycan pin point the problem hopefully it's nuffin too serious

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