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    howdy, I have always admired the looks of the vectra and have recantly had the pleasure of driving one as my scorpio cossie has been in for repair. I found the steering and handling awsome, the breaks fine . the accelleration however was Very poor compared to my modded 3 litre petrol. my mechanic said I can buy the vectra if I wish. it is a dti 2 L 110,000 miles in silver. it would be less than 1500. I am under the impression they are 99 bhp what Bhp could be reached without to much cost, remap and possible air filter ? and can you run them on part veggie oil ? IF I COULD GET AN ANSWER OR TWO FROM YOU'S FINE FOLKS. I WOULD BE DELIGHTED. NICE LOOKING SITE BY THE WAY.

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    Forgot To Mention It Is A 51 Plate, The Price Seems Ok/good Value!

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    to the site mate
    Astra Estate SRi XP 1.7 CDTi 100

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    nice one mate , good choice with the DTI

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    less than £1500...bargain

    TBH, there's not much you can do to the 2ltr DTi to boost it's power 'bigtime'..it's not designed with tuning in mind..the best you could hope for is to fit a VP44 tuning box which would cost you £500 and raise it to around 115bhp..

    You can run them on biofuel, but it's not really good for them apparently..so if you do run it on bio, dilute it with pump fuel as well..

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    No the dti is not a power devil,but what it is good at is,fuel econ,plus reliabillity,you can not go wrong with these motors as far as i'm concerned,but don't buy one for the power or lack of it,you may be dissapointed.

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