opel corsa 1999 model 16is struggling to start

Asked by shaakir96 Aug 02, 2018 at 08:37 AM about the 1999 Opel Corsa

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a opel corsa 16is 1999 model, the car starts as per normal in the
morning,, but when leaving work to go home , it doesnt want to start it swings
but doesnt take? till battery is flat, then i have to push it and itll take then

what could be my problem ?

2 Answers


On the pipe on your air filter there will be 2 sensors, your cold start switch and the idle sensor. check the cold start switch and either clean/replace it...had the exact same problem on my car replaced both sensors just to be safe and she starts like a dream now

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