my corsa kangaroos, also when idling the revs go up and down without touching the accelerator

Asked by Jun 21, 2009 at 05:20 AM about the 1999 Vauxhall Corsa

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

30

sounds like the oxygen sensor is on the blink. if it's got carbs it would be a sticking needle. try flushing the sytem through. you can get stuff at halfords or a good motor factor.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What would cause 1998 Opel Corsa B to Rattle and not idle ? 5 answers

    I own a 1998 Opel Corsa B car, I used is last night and it worked fine, this morning when I used it to drop someone to work, on the way I began to hear a rattling when ever i accelerated. when not ac...

    1998 Vauxhall Corsa

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • General lights on dashboard. CDT 1.3 5 answers

    On my Corsa, a light comes up with what looks like a car with a spanner through it. Not listed in my manual so what is it?

    Vauxhall Corsa

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • signs of a low/flat battery on my Corsa 3 answers

    Hi, my vauxhall corsa (2003) wouldn't start up this morning. I can turn the key but the engine won't fully kick in. I assume it is a low battery?Also, when I turned the key the accelerator wouldn't w...

    2003 Vauxhall Corsa

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • lumpy idle and acceleration 33 answers

    since purchasing my vectra b 140 ecotec(x20xev)it has suffered from lumpy idle and non exsistant acceleration in 1st and 2nd, but get it in 3rd and its away with no symptoms. I have been told it could...

    1998 Vauxhall Vectra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My Vauxhall Vectra Club Estate injection hesitates or misses when cruising at low revs 1 answer

    My Vectra Estate is 1.8 petrol injection and W reg. It starts 1st time every time, idles beutifully, accelarates well and runs ok at high speeds. If I cruise at low revs however, say 1500 to 2000 with...

    2000 Vauxhall Vectra

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Vauxhall Corsa Questions

Vauxhall Corsa Experts

#1 Chris Garland
Chris Garland
Reputation 60
#2 James Mitchell
James Mitchell
Reputation 40
#2 Marina_328
Marina_328
Reputation 40
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Fiesta
339 Great Deals out of 8,052 vehicles starting at £290
Used Vauxhall Astra
240 Great Deals out of 5,389 vehicles starting at £590
Used Volkswagen Polo
107 Great Deals out of 2,571 vehicles starting at £895
Used Renault Clio
121 Great Deals out of 3,006 vehicles starting at £590
Used Volkswagen Golf
348 Great Deals out of 5,587 vehicles starting at £940
Used Ford Focus
323 Great Deals out of 7,223 vehicles starting at £690
Used Toyota Yaris
83 Great Deals out of 1,836 vehicles starting at £590
Used Seat Ibiza
83 Great Deals out of 1,489 vehicles starting at £1,288
Used Ford Ka
26 Great Deals out of 1,053 vehicles starting at £700
Used Nissan Micra
32 Great Deals out of 1,179 vehicles starting at £220
Used Audi A3
232 Great Deals out of 3,327 vehicles starting at £1,989