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by Nickosnose
Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: engine management light
Replies: 9
Views: 1653

Re: engine management light

Err supermarket fuel is exactly the same as any other garage. Do you think they have special tankers for supermarkets and one for your local indy 🤔 It's not the same,the likes of Shell,Bp,Esso will add their own addictives to make a better fuel... Think of it as buying Supermarket saver Bake Beans ...
by Nickosnose
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: Stick or Twist
Replies: 7
Views: 1567

Re: Stick or Twist

Can;t agree with that.....1.0T engines a little gem,much smoother than Fords ecoboost...

If you read any reviews from when the E came out,everyone said it was the engine to have
by Nickosnose
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Should I avoid the 2015 1.0T Corsa?
Replies: 7
Views: 1818

Re: Should I avoid the 2015 1.0T Corsa?

Our 1.0T runs as sweet as a nut... You only read on forums from people who have problems,never the thousands who don't.. VX bought out an updated Dexos1 oil for all its petrol turbo engines and this should be used along with staying away from supermarket fuel.. Never once heard ours pink even when p...
by Nickosnose
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: confused on my cars model
Replies: 6
Views: 1361

Re: confused on my cars model

LE will also have 17inch alloys...
by Nickosnose
Thu Jul 18, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: Main Corsa E chat
Topic: Rear pads
Replies: 7
Views: 1535

Re: Rear pads

They have whats called an Audio wear indicator,there's a piece of metal built into the friction material so that when it wears to a certain thickness it makes contact with the disc to give a loud Audio noise..
Ignore it and i guess you wear a groove in your disc....
by Nickosnose
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Engine and Drivetrain
Topic: Engine Ticking/Rattle
Replies: 30
Views: 20462

Re: Engine Ticking/Rattle

I have a 2016 corsa 1.0t ecoflex le and it has a ticking noise on idle I've not done a hole load of research but a lot of it says it is normal for the 3 pots to have a ticking noise due to it being unbalanced but it's still a bit worrying please let me know if you get it fixed and what you did The ...
by Nickosnose
Thu May 30, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Electronics and In Car Entertainment
Topic: Front and reverse camera options
Replies: 12
Views: 3987

Re: Front and reverse camera options

To be honest i wouldn't have though to many have done this mod....it's not like the Corsa is a large SUV thats hard to park..no real need for cameras..
by Nickosnose
Fri May 10, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Oil
Replies: 2
Views: 1352

Re: Oil

We have the 1.0T which uses the new gen2 Dexos1 which VX say use in all petrol turbo engines, but i wonder if this would be a better oil to use in non turbo petrol lumps also...Any thoughts???
by Nickosnose
Mon May 06, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: corsa se 1.4 hesitates/jerks when pulling off
Replies: 1
Views: 835

Re: corsa se 1.4 hesitates/jerks when pulling off

First port of call is the coil pack....they can give up around the age and mileage you have..
by Nickosnose
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Power steering resivoir
Replies: 1
Views: 910

Re: Power steering resivoir

There isn't one....electric motor runs the rack instead of Hydraulic system

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