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    Well spent most of today trying to get car started again as i parked on a hill with low diesel and it just stuttered then ran out
    So tried to reverse it back and have it facing down,still no joy in the end i had to walk to the garage 1 mile away and get diesel and guess what still no joy.So started to walk to town and tried ringing the misses finaly got hold of her just as i reached the town centre and she told me "why didnt you call green flag" i went WTF why would i ring them only to be told we have it with our insurance

    Well after a quick call they said they would come out within the hour so started to walk back lol
    He finally came and with brake cleaner in hand sprayed it into my air intake and turn it over and it started

    So ive had a complete of a day and cba any more

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    why are women so organised lol
    bet your glad it started now

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    them Dodgy Diesels eh

    glad you have it all sorted now though mate

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    Was starting to worry mate had thoughts of fuel pump and all sorts lol i blame the recession coz i normally have at least half a tank in there and my comp was saying i had 18 miles left (i know never trust the comp)

    And who ever said vectra's are self bleeding are full of

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    Was starting to worry mate had thoughts of fuel pump and all sorts lol i blame the recession coz i normally have at least half a tank in there and my comp was saying i had 18 miles left (i know never trust the comp)

    And who ever said vectra's are self bleeding are full of

    Does the 2.0 have the same problem as the 2.2?

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    What problems that ??

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    Fuel flow back when packed nose up on a hill. My saab id it all the time till i got the replacement pipe. loads of people on here had same problem on their 2.2. search for threas ive posted on and you should find some more info

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    i had 18 miles left (i know never trust the comp)

    And who ever said vectra's are self bleeding are full of
    lol had mine down to 9 miles the other week. To even say I was scared stiff would be an understatement...

    Glad its sorted now mate

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    The walk did you good Mr Don ........................

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmac View Post
    Well spent most of today trying to get car started again as i parked on a hill with low diesel and it just stuttered then ran out
    So tried to reverse it back and have it facing down,still no joy in the end i had to walk to the garage 1 mile away and get diesel and guess what still no joy.So started to walk to town and tried ringing the misses finaly got hold of her just as i reached the town centre and she told me "why didnt you call green flag" i went WTF why would i ring them only to be told we have it with our insurance

    Well after a quick call they said they would come out within the hour so started to walk back lol
    He finally came and with brake cleaner in hand sprayed it into my air intake and turn it over and it started

    So ive had a complete of a day and cba any more
    Brake cleaner eh! Cool

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