Holden Astra 2008
This is what Graham Smith liked most about this particular version of the Holden Astra: Choice of bodystyles, Diesel and petrol engines, Not expensive to run
The 2008 Holden Astra carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1300 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
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Holden Astra 2008 Price and Specs
|Holden Astra Model||Body Type||Specs||Price from||Price to|
|Twin Top||Convertible||2.2L ULP 4 SP AUTO||$6,200||$9,570|
|Twin Top||Convertible||2.2L ULP 6 SP MAN||$5,900||$9,130|
|60th Anniversary||Hatchback||1.8L ULP 4 SP AUTO||$2,200||$3,850|
|60th Anniversary||Hatchback||1.8L ULP 5 SP MAN||$2,000||$3,520|
|CD||Hatchback||1.8L ULP 4 SP AUTO||$2,800||$4,840|
|CD||Hatchback||1.8L ULP 5 SP MAN||$2,600||$4,400|
|60th Anniversary||Wagon||1.8L ULP 4 SP AUTO||$3,000||$5,170|
|CD||Wagon||1.8L ULP 4 SP AUTO||$3,000||$5,170|
|CD||Wagon||1.8L ULP 5 SP MAN||$2,800||$4,840|
|CDTi||Wagon||1.9L Diesel 6 SP AUTO||$4,100||$6,600|
Holden Astra 2008 Q&As
Check out real-world situations relating to the Holden Astra 2008 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.
Holden Astra 2008: Can it use an alternator from an '06 model?
You probably could, but before you commit I would line them up to make sure the 2006 alternator would fit the later model. If they do, and I expect they will, you should be okay.Show more
Holden Astra 2008: Faulty inhibitor switch for the gearbox
A ticking noise is often a sign of a problem with the starter solenoid. If it were the neutral start/safety switch, you wouldn't hear anything because there would no power getting to the starter.Show more
Holden Astra 2008: Why did the steering lock while driving?
We haven't had any other reports of this problem here at Cars Guide; perhaps other readers could tell us if they have experienced a similar steering issue with the Astra.Show more
Holden Astra 2008: What is causing a steering click?
Sometimes, when a car sits for an extended period of time, the oil can drain back down into the sump from the top of the engine. If that happens it can take a few seconds for the oil to be pumped back up to the top again, and in that time the lifters can rattle. I would guess that’s what it is, but if you are concerned about it have a mechanic check it.Show more