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Nathan B, Nvq3 motor mechanic
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About a week ago i noticed a slight tapping noise when i

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about a week ago i noticed a slight tapping noise when i first turned the ignition on my petrol vauxhall astra twin top design 1.8 07 plate and as the week progressed it got really loud and the noise continued when i was driving, the car also felt a little sluggish the loud noise was def from the top of the engine i checked the oil albeit it was a little low but nothing to really worry about.

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Vauxhall
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No I am still in need of an answer
Thank you
Expert:  Mike replied 2 years ago.
Hello and Welcome..
My name is ***** ***** Im happy to help - Sorry to see you have had a wait.
Before we progress I just need a little more detail -
Please give me the cars FULL reg number - so I can ID exactly which engine you have etc -
Too - what is the service history like on the car- last two - three years or so ?
When was the LAST service done - and any engine repairs ( if any )?
Do you get any warn lights on at all?
Kind Rgds, MIKE......................