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#396890 - 23rd Mar 2010 1:23am vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem
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anybody know anyone who can supply and fit an auto g/box to a vectra sri and a rough price please. the cars on an 03 plate.
fingers x'd there's someone who can sort this out for me
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#396896 - 23rd Mar 2010 8:04am Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: reddragon]
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whats up with the fitted box?

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#396898 - 23rd Mar 2010 8:26am Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: chris_gilly]
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Try calling Vaux Care on the Argyle Industrial Estate....
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#396953 - 23rd Mar 2010 12:14pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: chris_gilly]
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anti freeze leaked from engine into the g/box making it useless apparently it's a common fault
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#396954 - 23rd Mar 2010 12:16pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: StuyMac]
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cheers
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#396963 - 23rd Mar 2010 1:08pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: reddragon]
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Have you tried draining and then refilling the gearbox?
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#397001 - 23rd Mar 2010 3:32pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: DavidB]
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have been told by a garage that the box is useless now
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#397003 - 23rd Mar 2010 3:47pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: reddragon]
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Yeah, they would do that, you would then pay them to replace the gearbox they claim is broken.

Does it actually work?
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#397013 - 23rd Mar 2010 4:21pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: DavidB]
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id defo drain and refill it first.

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#397036 - 23rd Mar 2010 5:24pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: DavidB]
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No a guy has looked at it and had a test machine thing on it gaves allsorts of readings and it goes into the gears but nowt else. but it's good at night if you need a light outside start car up and select reverse lol
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#397039 - 23rd Mar 2010 5:28pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: reddragon]
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Have you asked at Robbs Garage in Wallasey, they are Auto specialists, the fix and recon boxes.

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#397055 - 23rd Mar 2010 6:23pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: MattLFC]
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I read it's a common problem with the coolant seals on the gearbox.
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#397113 - 23rd Mar 2010 10:00pm Re: vauxhall vectra 2.2 sri auto gearbox problem [Re: MattLFC]
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yep £2300.00 to sort it
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