I think we need to make some kind of calling card for fellow owners.
Just pop it on the screen when you see one,get them to join the group.
More members,more chance of helping each other with problems.
There’s over 1240 ampera’s registered in the uk.
Out at Wimpole Hall (South Cambridgeshire) ParkRun on Saturday morning, almost took the wrong car home. Mine's on the left. Drove around to put them side-by-side and had a nice chat with the owner of the one on the right.
Summit white one this afternoon around 3ish, heading south through Muthill Reg K9 ###, Headlights appeared bluer than normal so might have had LEDs or HIDs fitted. I was in the dark blue Corsa in front of you and pulled into the petrol station. For a split second, I thought it was my car behind me.
Mine has this DTC. The engine management light doesn’t come on at all even though it should, briefly at start up, before going out again.
I’ve removed the cluster and used a 3v battery to verify that the bulb illuminates. I think the next diagnostic step is to test the voltage of the pin in...
FYI just in case this happens to you - the mirror on the Ampera is the same as used on the Astra K 2015 on: my one stopped dimming after I bashed it trying to swat a mosquito - have just swapped it for an Astra K unit (£30 eBay) which works great.
Last week I had my engine light display on the dash for 2 days it wouldn't clear then the following night I charged my car overnight. The following morning the engine light went out, on this day I had booked the car in at Vauxhall to get the engine problem looked into..
I know that the Ampera has many quirks. This one may have been noted before:
In recent weeks my battery range dropped significantly, so I tried going into 'Hold' mode, immediately on starting, to warm the car up and climb the long hill out of the village. Even so, there was a day when I only...
So the latest problem with the Ampera is the alarm goes off after about 10 mins from locking. Just the siren though, there are no flashing indicators and no matter what button is pressed nothing seems to cancel it. Stops on its own after about a minute and then off again.
Has been to...