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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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 :(
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
Hi, I changed my dashboard lights on my car to blue, and a few weeks after my low beam stopped working tried changing the bulbs and they still don't work, all the fuses are ok, dunno about relays as don't know which one does headlights. Both full beam and sidelights still work.
If anyone knows...
Hi I need a new engine loom, does it have to come with the fuse box and bcm box as some on eBay have them and some don't ?
This happens say 1 in 10 times
I go to start the car and as I turn the key, almost in sync with the starter motor the alarm goes off for the duration the ignition is turned (ie: 5 seconds) - car starts and runs fine other than that.
Now I asked a few people and so far they have...
I'm just wondering what kit I need to install a new cd player in? I'v got a vauxhall corsa design 2006 and I'm planning on fitting in a pioneer deh-4800bt (Pioneer DEH-4800BT Car Stereo) But the problem is I'm so confused as to what wiring kit I need with this? I know I need a front fascia...
Ive swapped the leds soo many times i think i may have messed up the board, but instead of putting in a bulb, plugging into the dash to remove it again to turn them, does anyone know which pins on the back of the clocks are the illumination pins please ?
Here is the layout of the relays in the engine compartment fuse box. I have labeled an existing picture.
Since most of the tutorials here are like finding ancient scrolls (with there broken pictures), I thought I'd write up a fresh Angel Eye wiring up guide and HID installation.
On the assumption you've just purchased a pair of Black Phase 2 Angel Eyes, that is...
Tools you will need...
I searched every head unit related Post and couldn't find anything I got everything to install my head unit but when I plugged in the loom and slid it in the plug and wires stop it from sliding all the way in and it hangs out about 30mm.
So I wanted to know if I need to move back plate in the...
hey guys. I'm just wondering what electrical, mechanical parts are compatible with each other.
are the wiring looms the same or?
these engines look very similar to each other at the wreckers.
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Can anyone direct me to what bulbs to buy for the halos in my angel eyes cause one has broken.
I have tried looking through but i cannot find anything anywhere
I have been given a double din stereo off a friend (Eonon D5107). Does anyone know what wires and cables I need and where to get them from.
Hi sorry if this is in the wrong place. My wifes has just passed her test and has a corsa c 2001 semi auto. I think at some point its had a door changed as the passenger mirror has neva worked took the tweeter cover off an these is no plus on the mirror the mirror plus is there but wire from door...
Hi first post please help.
I have Y reg corsa comfort which ive had since new.
Its had a few replacement engines and always been kept in good repair. The car has been sat up for a few weeks due to school holidays but when we tried to start the car a few days ago it wouldnt start. The car is...
good evening. y was at service with my car and they told me that the repair will cost me like 400 pounds . the main computer is faulty and also he say that must to change almost all the cables . is this possible ?the car have a higher consume 20 litre/100 mile . y have changed both lambda , ...
Actually it is a Combo C 2003 but same as Corsa. Followed the excellent guide on fitting cruise control. Had to fit clutch switch and extra wires. Fitted wire to pin 2 on BCM . All wiring checks out. Programing BCM to accept Cruise Control Okay but engine on ECU did not come up with provision to...
Hello there dose anyone know the best place to buy a airbag ecu as mine is nackerd
Here we go again...
Right, so, I've been fiddling inside the BCM box other day to try and find out why I still get a small leak in the passenger side footwell.
I tried removing the fuses altogether, by lifting them all at once out of their grey seats to try and get to the base of the BCM box....
HI, got a weird fault with my c, you could be driving along regardless of speed and the revs will just drop and stay there, I take my foot off the accelerator and put it back on again and it will rev fine, this can happen just a handful of times and it can happen alot. It's just intermittent atm....
ive fitted some front fog lights on my 1.2 comfort ive unpluged the wire on my old grill and pluged it in to my fog lights and ive changed the switch inside what else do i have to do?:banghead:
Ok so does anyone know where the fuse is for my alarm? It's a scorpion alarm but it's not working. Also does anyone have any idea what that red wire in that plug is for?
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had a failure of the indicator bulb and whilst replacing it, I noticed that the headlight is seemingly held on by 2 screws on the bonnet slam (or whatever its called).
the bolt holding the headlight at the bottom obviously isn't there, so my question is:
can i drop the bumper enough to slot a new...
So I just got a new headunit to my Corsa, its working perfectly. So I as got a proper headunit now, its time to sort the steering wheel controls.
I own a http://www.halfords.ie/technology/car-audio/car-stereos/sony-dsx-a200ui-car-stereo
Im curious if I buy...
Hi, I'm trying to wire up a volt gauge with a rocker switch so I can turn it on and off when I like and I'm having trouble wiring it up, it has 3 prongs on the back, top prong is earth, middle prong is load and last prong is supply and there's 2 wires running from the gauge so I've put an earth...
Hello there i have been in owner of a 2005 corsa c sxi 1.2 for about 6 months now.
About 1 month ago i noticed that the airbag light was coming on just as i got into 2nd gear,
iv put up with it for a month now starting to get a bit anoyed.
Some days it dose not come on happy days! :lemo: then...
Hi guys my stock radio cdr2005 died so put a JVC in connected using adapter harness and everything works except can't get am stations the only thing I didn't use was ariel adapter coz ariel fits strait onto head unit is this the reasons
my drivers electric mirror wiring was a shambles so I sorted it. took a few times and in the process of doing this, my drivers window won't respond at all. my passenger window works fine along with stereo so it can't be the fuse. It was working fine before this. I tried disconnecting battery for 5...
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