Zafira Emisions Warning Light

Discussion in 'Zafira' started by philip woolford, Apr 1, 2006.

  1. I have a 51 plate Zafira 1.6 comfort and the emissions light has come on, at
    first it came on for a couple of days then went off for a couple of days,
    now its come on and stays on. Car seems to be running ok.
    Can anyone please tell me what the problem could be and how to fix it?
    Thanks!
     
    philip woolford, Apr 1, 2006
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  2. philip woolford

    Andy H Guest

    Same car on an 02 plate, my emissions light came on earlier this week. After
    doing a bit of research as to common causes, I removed the EGR valve and
    gave it a little clean (with WD-40)

    Light has stayed out so far.

    I'd imagine there are other things that can go wrong and give the same
    symptoms, but it's easy enough to remove the EGR valve and try it. Might
    save you a trip to your local VX dealer. If you need help locating the EGR
    valve, give me a nudge and i'll send you a photo.


    Andy



    "philip woolford" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    >I have a 51 plate Zafira 1.6 comfort and the emissions light has come on,
    >at first it came on for a couple of days then went off for a couple of
    >days, now its come on and stays on. Car seems to be running ok.
    > Can anyone please tell me what the problem could be and how to fix it?
    > Thanks!
    >
     
    Andy H, Apr 1, 2006
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  3. Thanks Andy
    Being a first time vauxhall owner I'm not sure where the EGR valve is so the
    photo would be great!
    Thanks Again!


    "Andy H" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Same car on an 02 plate, my emissions light came on earlier this week.
    > After doing a bit of research as to common causes, I removed the EGR valve
    > and gave it a little clean (with WD-40)
    >
    > Light has stayed out so far.
    >
    > I'd imagine there are other things that can go wrong and give the same
    > symptoms, but it's easy enough to remove the EGR valve and try it. Might
    > save you a trip to your local VX dealer. If you need help locating the EGR
    > valve, give me a nudge and i'll send you a photo.
    >
    >
    > Andy
    >
    >
    >
    > "philip woolford" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    >>I have a 51 plate Zafira 1.6 comfort and the emissions light has come on,
    >>at first it came on for a couple of days then went off for a couple of
    >>days, now its come on and stays on. Car seems to be running ok.
    >> Can anyone please tell me what the problem could be and how to fix it?
    >> Thanks!
    >>

    >
    >
     
    philip woolford, Apr 1, 2006
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