My 52 plate 1.8 vectra has started having issues in 3rd gear and upwards. The acceleration has become poor and rough. What could be wrong?

Asked by Feb 21, 2013 at 08:02 AM about the 2002 Vauxhall Vectra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

5 Answers

620

Sounds transmission related. But also could be other factors.

560

probably your transmission mounts have gone wonky.

560

We don't see many vauxhalls round the US, just visting from GB?

560

right hand steering wheel? don't think those are allowed unless you're delivering for the US mail.

80

check the coil pack for loss of spark

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