Why wont my cat turn over

Asked by Steve Mar 20, 2021 at 12:30 PM about the 2007 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 Active 5d

Question type: Maintenance & repair

My car wouldnt turn over so I changed the battery
and the starter motor.then I changed the relay and
it still wont turn over or bump start.its a 1200cc
petrol 57 plate corsa

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If your car won’t turn over or won’t get going with a bump start I suspect there could be a problem with the ignition switch or the wiring going to it, or possibly with the engine immobiliser. I would suggest getting an auto electrician to have a look at it as you have already tried the most obvious items.

I had to get the ECU rebooted to accept the except the original key.appartly because we had a dead battery its caused a fault in the ecu.it cost £180.for a chap to reprogram the ecu.so not cheap.

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