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Thanks for the reply Donald. The car is 2012, with about 84K on the clock. The brake assist is not working. You can only stop the car by pushing your foot extremely hard on the brake.

From the codes, they are saying Modulator and maybe ECU but they will only know if the ECU needs replacement once replacing the Modulator.

If you could send me the VX stuff that would be great. I googled around but could only find the exclusion clause in the NetworkQ warranty. I haven't found the actual Voltec warranty.
The modulator is covered, because it is an HV component, but what date was it registered in 2012?
 

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Feel free to quote my 'SRNO' number if you like;-

From: [email protected]

Subject: SRNO:489214-913464397:
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 2015 07:13:12 -0500

Service Request Number: 489214-913464397
Date: 4th February 2015




Thank you for your further email.

As requested, please see below for confirmation of the components which are covered by the 8 year/100,000 mile warranty:

  • Battery
  • High voltage wiring
  • Control modules
  • E-compressor
  • Traction power inverter module
  • Accessory power module
  • On board charger
  • Brake modulator assembly
  • Electric drive unit assembly and internal components
  • Auxiliary fluids pump controller & 3 phase cables
If you have any further queries, please respond via return email or feel free to call us on 0800 026 0275 quoting your reference number which is stated above.

Yours sincerely,

Catherine Douglas

Customer Service Manager
My Ampera Specialist
 

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:lol:

And you left your car with such muppets?

I thought Bellingers were top form for Ampera servicing?
 

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Thanks @donald, it's much appreciated. So I took the courtesy car back today and agreed to go ahead. I've also just paid up-front for the modulator 😡. Since seeing your letter, I will definitely be following this up. It was registered 20th July 2012!
 

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I even complained to OLEV 3 years ago about Vauxhall not honouring its warranty, undersigned by about 15 other members of this forum ... heh .... If you want to send me the details then I can follow up with OLEV to say they are a useless shower of salary suckers who have achieved nothing, or I can give you that pleasure if you like.
 

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Thanks @donald, it's much appreciated. So I took the courtesy car back today and agreed to go ahead. I've also just paid up-front for the modulator 😡. Since seeing your letter, I will definitely be following this up. It was registered 20th July 2012!
In fact if you want to PM me the contact details of your dealership, and authorise me to berate them on your behalf, I will happily put a flea in their ear.

... why would I do this? ... it's what I do ...
 

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In fact if you want to PM me the contact details of your dealership, and authorise me to berate them on your behalf, I will happily put a flea in their ear.
That would be seriously helpful! Be my guest...PM on the way
 

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She said they'd only swap the alternator if it was broken.
There is no alternator, just who are these folks? Bellingers seemed ok when they did my 5th year service but it looks like they need to train the staff.
I'm waiting for the 8 years to be up and heading to the local independent, this assumes I still have the amp. Looking possibly to change next year.
 

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