Holden Captiva 2008 Problems

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Hyundai, Audi, Peugeot, Citroen, Holden, Jeep announce recalls

Hyundai, Audi, Peugeot, Citroen, Holden, Jeep announce recalls

12 Mar 2018 · by Robbie Wallis

Manufacturers including Hyundai, Holden, Jeep, Peugeot, Citroen and Audi have all issued safety recalls for various models, according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

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Holden Captiva: Limp mode

Answered by CarsGuide 20 Mar 2017

The starting problem could be the result of an alternator that's not charging the battery. Have an auto electrician check it.

Trying to find the cause of the engine warning lights coming on is a tough one.

If they are on all the time then take it to a dealer or a mechanic with diagnostic gear to check the system. It must be either a wiring problem or a sensor malfunction.

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Holden recalls 3000 Captiva SUVs

Holden recalls 3000 Captiva SUVs

16 Apr 2015 · by Joshua Dowling

A faulty ignition has led to almost 3000 Captiva customers being contacted to return to dealers to get their cars fixed.Holden is recalling almost 3000 of its Captiva family SUVs because the car ...

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Holden Captiva: Timing case leak

Answered by CarsGuide 18 Jan 2013

$1000 does sound like a lot of money to fix an oil leak; I reckon a local mechanic could do it for less. The cost aside I would accept the deal, the car is out of warranty and an oil leak is not something I would spend time and energy fighting over.

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Holden Captiva: Engine damage

Answered by CarsGuide 5 Oct 2012

You have to fix it, it's worth virtually nothing with a damaged engine, so there's no way around spending the money. But I would be very keen to find out what caused it to fail, and whether it's perhaps a manufacturing fault that has caused it.

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