Subs, Amps, Headunits, Wiring, Bulbs, Neons, Headlights, Rear Lights, Fog Lights, Batterys, Fuses, Alarms, Cruise Control
Right many threads are popping up now im after a sub and amp etc on budgets hopefully this should help with giving you advice on a budget sub and amp or choosing your own setup
Choosing the correct subwoofer
Choosing the subwoofer is important as is choosing everything else In an...
Facelift and Pre-facelift headlights
Reflector style headlights
Indicators on the outside
Come in frosted indicators or without.
Fitted to all Corsas up until 2003, and cheaper models after that.
Cheaper models include Energy and Breeze....
For Facelift Headlights and Pre-facelift headlights you need a H7 Bulb
*LINK* 2012 MOT testers manual *LINK*
That link is a link to the new MOT testers manual for the new regulations next year. Highlights:
1) aftermarket HIDs will still pass an MOT if they have a good beam pattern. Levelling and washers are NOT required, but if you do have them, they must...
Speaker Advice Front and Rear READ BEFORE POSTING
Recently there has been a lot of threads about speakers either front or rear.
I created this thread a while ago but updating to help people more with setups/products aswell.
Front Door Speakers
Door Speaker Size
01 - 54 Adapters are not needed just swap the red and yellows over so the head unit hold its memory
54 - 06 You will need a Quad loc to ISO adapter and a fakra aerial adapter these come as a kit
Autoleads Part No. PC2-85-4
You will need to wire the red from the adapter...
Information regarding changes to the MOT as of April 2012.
A HID kit is legal if the headlights are aligned
If the car is equipped with washers and auto levelling then they need to be operational
Hope this clears up a lot of confusion. :thumbs:
So yes they are legal on a Corsa C as of...
i did these as i was helping a member on here with there components so thought would help people if they are stuck on the basic way components are wired
this version is for example spl dynamics and mb qaurts and ones that have everything wired into the crossovers
this version is for hertz...
Thought I might do this following on from a few PMs/general questions. N.B. This for a bootbuild only, not a full ICE system. I don't believe you can get a good quality full ICE system for under £500 (despite what Coops says :P).
Ultimately it depends what power you are looking at. My build...
Please search thorougly through this thread using the index to help you navigate, it has a lot of information that is asked day after day.
If you feel you can add any more information, please PM myself,
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I'm trying to help out my friend who is fairly clueless with cars. He has a 2005 (I think- it's a private plate) Corsa C, it's the 1.2 (not sure if Twinport or not). It's sat for a while on his driveway and he wants to sell it on, but the battery was completely dead. Replaced the battery,...
Anyone got a programming guide for Opcom? Mainly need to know how to program a new key but would be good to know what else i could loom up.
Good morning all!
I'm up late trying to figure out a way around this issue. I bought a new HU (Kenwood KDC-BT700DAB) from Halfrauds and it's great so far. I'm just waiting on my fascia kit to arrive so I can get the steering controls working for my 1.2 2001 SXi, all thanks to Ryan on these...
Hope someone here with a bit of knowledge on the corsa electrics can help
Getting my car ready for an mot, when checking the rear fogs I realised none are working, checked bulbs, fuses and relay and all seem ok. The ambient lights on the boot are not working either.
Earlier I removed the...
Done a search, nothing conclusive I'm afraid. Apologies as I know this has been done to death sand a common fault.
Replaced the switch in the GB, no issues. Fuse is fine cig socket ok, bulbs fine so what's the issue?
Break in the loom? I can see about 4" of cable before it disappears into...
Hi guys ,
I bought a rain sensor(JK) for my Corsa c . Anyone knows the schematics? I've already the glass for rain sensor , I've tried to wire directly to the bcm pins for rain sensor and to the wipers motor but I've tested and nothing until now. And I connected opcom and enabled rain sensor too...
Hi is there a easier way to change the bulb with out removing the bumper.
Hi guys bit confused when the weather is hot my stereo will turn on but there's no sound only in cold weather it works. I thought changing to a new aftermarket stereo would fix it but it hasn't now it just says miswiring in hot weather and I have to press the reset button with a pen when it's cold...
As the title says, I do not get a warning in my 1.2 sxi when the doors are open. (3 door model)
I tried looking through the forums and on google but couldnt find anything.
Anyone had this before and how can i fix it?
Thank you for reading
As my Corsa z18xe ecu seems to be defect . Simtec 71
I tried to program an ecu from Zafira ... but the car wont start due to fault code "wrong signal" from Cam sensor and crank sensor
Corsa runs fine on the original ecu
is this software issues .. ? or is there...
Can anybody recommend a supplier of a 2nd hand Z14XEP ecu that has been reset ?
Just bought one off ebay which has not been reset, so not able to programme it to my car.
Can anybody shed any light or experienced a similar fault with their Corsa.
Mine is a 2006 SXi 1.4 twinport.
When I switch on the ignition the spanner light does not go out and stays on (not flashing) it goes out seconds after the car is started.
I also have my EML light on, showing loads of...
Probably done to death and I've Googled it following an old post from here. Basically daughter ditched the car on my driveway as she took delivery of a 13 plate Sri. Battery drained through the cold even though I started it several times. The display had safe on it, but tried the previously found...
Good morning All
I need a little help finding a right part number for engine wiring loom (injectors and other sensors) Corsa 1.2 sxi Twinport reg 06, full engine details Z12XEP 19PS2412
I tried Vauxhall but they are very much unhelpful and said that they don't give away such information.
G'Day im chasing a pinout for the ecu or even the coilpack wiring diagram
used the search function unable to find anything for a z14xep
Hi guys. does my Corsa C have a dedicated wiring harness installed as I am fitting a tow bar and need to know?
If so where is it located?
The reason I'm asking is because usually I would just connect trailer wires to existing light cluster wires are the rear of vehicle but I have read somewhere...
I recently had my Corsa C aerial base and aerial replaced with a stock one from a breakers yard.
My FM radio stations work fine since the replacement but I noticed yesterday that my AM reception is much worse than with the previous aerial. It wasn't fantastic previously but is even...
I have a 05 corsa sxi and have found that the headlights are not very bright. I've heard the projectors on them aren't very good so standard bulbs are quite bad. Can anyone recommend any bulbs that will make them a bit brighter. Thanks
I will be uploading some instructions how how to swap from standard manual wing mirrors to electric ones.
I am currently in the process of doing this myself, only done one side, so Still to find out if it works !!
How many would like me to right up before knowing the end...
hi all, just got my daughter a 2004 corsa c as her first car .... the keyfob didn't work the central locking .. so got kit off fleabay .. tried the sync method ... didn't work. so a mate of mine plugged his op com in and found the vin number didn't match and the code on pass card was wrong... has...
So as my Dials are illuminated by blue leds, that black face doesn't really suite me so I'm going to change it but, there is a problem.
I can't find tutorial on how to do it. My mechanic told me that its hard to get the needles off, if you manage to take them down you will have a...
Hi guys is it possible to convert face lift headlights from rhd to lhd just asking before I have to buy new ones as I've just taken my corsa c to France permanently because of the French ct to register it for French plates
Hi guys. It's my first post so please be nice. I have a Corsa C Life 04 reg. I have been trying to do work myself (I'm a locksmith not a mechanic). The battery had died due to cold weather so I took it of and trickle charged for a couple of days.
I put it on tonight but no good so new battery...
Hi there I've got a 55 1.2 Corsa C Twinport.
I've currently got one rear fog and wanted to know if I'm meant to have to and also will I need facelift or pre facelift front fogs as I already have all the switch and dash light etc. Also as I have rear fog(s) will I need to add the relay and fuse or...
So is there any1 that owns a OBD2 Bluetooth dongle that can actually connect to our car, comunnicate with ECU by giving the engine parameters and errors?
I've bought Viecar 2.0 on Alieexpress but it doesn't work with corsa at all :(
I have had the emissions light on my Corsa C dashboard for a while now and when I do the pedal test it produces the code P0141. From researching I think it is the rear lambda sensor, which I believe doesn't really affect the running or fuelling of the car and it doesn't seem to have done.
Hi do anyone know ( B1485 ) and we're do go from here
Hi, I was wondering if anyone could help with a problem I'm having with my new stereo's connection to my cars steering controls
I've bought this Sony stereo which says it can be connected to steering remote input using an adaptor...
My wife has an 02 Corsa comfort and we have developed an electrical issue. The other day went to start the car and it wouldn't start. It turned over but nothing at first. I noticed all gauges and lights were not on on the dash.
It did start eventually. Today. The wife was...
Hey, I'm looking to change the bulbs in my fog lights but I'm wanting to match my low beam as I've fitted HIDs 8000k but want them to be able to match is there any bulbs out there that will allow me to do this?
My mileage isn't lit up. It's still on cos I can just about see it when I shine a light on it. I've checked all the bulbs and they are fine. The plug behind it seems fine and the wires look good too.
Also one of my clock bulbs went so I changed them at the same time but now the clock lights...
Wondering if anyone can help with this. Purchased a generic single din stereo off ebay.
It's arrived and it has a 12 pin connection on the back. It's come with a cable which is the male end of the 12 pin going to some bare wires (pictures below).
Anyone had any luck with...
hi guys! i recently bought a gid display for my tigra b just to upgrade my tid display and also to have board computer. display installed and married with my car so all ok. the problem is that i get an F on range and a 0 on comsumption. the display is from a tigra b also and i tried all the code...
Guys how easy is it to install an led conversion in the heater dails??
Help!! Really don't know what to do I need advice 😂😂😂 sorry!! To get this dab stereo with being able to connect my phone etc it's going to be about £200-£220. I don't want to do it myself so I need it fitted when I buy it. My dad has said when I ever go to sell my car I'd have to leave the stereo...
My combo 2008 central locking was working fine and then one day stopped unlocking the doors. At first it locked no problem but would only unlock the doors a small amount at a time so had to press unlock about 4 times to get the door to be able to open. Now it doesn't lock or unlock but stil arms...
My daughter has just got a 2005 Corsa Breeze which has a 6 button CD30. I want to give her the Aux in option, so have bought a 9 button CD30 with Aux in (marked as such on the diagram on top of the head unit) from Flea Bay with the married display unit.
I have swapped the head unit and the...
Hi I'm trying to figure our why my alarm has started going off randomly (to the extent it flattens battery). The car had a passenger side leak which I think is now fixed
Hooking up to opcom I noticed this in the sensor readings, but I understood that glass break sensors are only in estates and...
Im having a few problems regarding my remote central locking on my 2004 Corsa SXI facelift.
first off the central locking system works as it should when using the key in the door and when using the buttons.
when i brought the car the remote didn't work and the car had to be opened by manually...
This question has probably been asked a dozen times but I can't seem to find the answer.
I purchased this kit to fit my new head unit with https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/182070023050 as you can see it has 3 cables that need to be connected.
I am aware that the red cable needs to be...
My air con doesnt always work, Ive had this problem before, i got and swapped the Heater Fan Blower and the Heat resistor,, fixed it perfectly for about a week then it started again, and it gets worse over time. It work fine then after a while it will stop, or i put it on full blast (4) and nothing...
My remote central locking doesn't respond to the key fob. Plugged in my Op-Com and it came up "wrong transponder code". I'm guessing this would mean that I need a virgin chip (ID40?) for the key fob and reprogram the key via Op-Com?
I've tried clearing the paired keys to no avail, the...
Has anyone ever tried one of these?
The price seems too much to me, but they can be found at somewhat lower prices on AliExpress. A...
I recently put in an after market stereo instead of the factory cd30 one but I'm having an issue with the stereo staying on. Basically the stereo won't come on unless I fully turn the ignition to the "live/armed" position (the position right before you turn the car on), So any ideas? If...
My spanner light came on today and doing the pedal test it registered code 0443, which is potential purge valve fault.
Was thinking of going to the scrap yard and trying a 2nd hand evape purge valve and may as well change the charcoal canister as well.
Would this be a good place on rectifying the...
I'm super confused right now. I'm attempting to purchase a steering wheel control adaptor for my pioneer stereo. The car is a vauxhall corsa c design 1.2 twinport (55 plate) with the default "CD30" stereo in. I found the following steering wheel controls:
Does anyone have any experience with the Maxi Scan MS300?
I got one from a friend to read the codes on my Corsa C. I know i have a code. I used the throttle/break method and it showed P0141.
However the scan tool says NO CODES
Wondering why and what i am doing wrong
Hello, I got a problem with a refurbished Engine ECU Simtec 71 programming to corsa C 2002 1,8. First of all I am not familiar with Programming with OPCOM. So far I used it for fault codes and so on, but avoid using Programming function - therfore I am a little bit scared of damaging something Also...
The rear washer jet on my 1.0 corsa c isn't working for some reason even though I can hear the motor when I engage the washer leaver. I've tried unclogging the actual jet on top of the roof with a pin but to no avail. Does anyone have any ideas why it doesn't work?
Hi I had engine managment light come on came up as p100 code maf sensor , I have changed this and cleared the code but after a drive when I come to start it up again the engine light is back on with same code ,any ideas what else it might be would be great help .it a 55 plate corsa c thanks Ali
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