car not starting

Asked by steave786 Nov 18, 2014 at 04:38 PM about the 2003 Vauxhall Corsa

Question type: Maintenance & repair

vauxhall corsa 1.2 sxi 2003 when turn
ignition the engine light starts flashing
andmaking a clicking  noise comes from
the throttle body I have tryed a new throttle
body it was fine for around 2 weeks then
started doing the same thing and not
starting and making a ticking noise

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vauxhall corsa 1.2 sxi 2003 when turn ignition the engine light starts flashing andmaking a clicking  noise comes from the throttle body I have tryed a new throttle body it was fine for around 2 weeks then started doing the same thing and not starting and making a ticking noise2003 Vauxhall Corsa

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i had this same problem.put keys in ignition turned...and engine light flashing and clicking noise coming from under the bonnet...so my fix was...under the bonnet at the right side of the engine is your ecu..there`s a big bolt earthing it to the top of the gearbox.undo the big bolt.attach another wire to it.tighten it up and attach the new wire to the earth of the battery.this should solve your problem.it did mine.

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I did exactly what Digger above suggested and the result is perfect. Many thanks

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Hi Same problem with corsa d 1.4 sxi so can you please upload the photos. It will be much helpful for others people corsa users. Thanks

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Had this problem a few weeks ago . If you turn the ignition on to hear the clicking you should also hear a relay clicking under the steering wheel. . Pull that relay out and re insert it see if that works if not replace that relay this should fix your problem

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Hi my corsa 1.2 isnt starting,its turning over fine,just not getting a bite to show it's trying to start pls help

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