emisions failed

Help and advice section for technical questions on your Corsa.
Please check that your query hasn't already been answered in FAQ and Technical Info section.

Moderator: Octane2097

User avatar
ukhozi
CB-Uk User
Posts: 114
Joined: Thu May 26, 2011 4:30 pm
Location: Estepona, Spain

emisions failed

Post by ukhozi » Mon Jun 07, 2021 11:56 am

Having failed the ITV (MoT) on emissions and a few minor points like headlight glass was falling out and the right rear light connector was being a bitch and had to be cleaned.
The garage didn't have time to put it on the machine but said it was almost definitely the cat' so new cat. Week later even worse on retest, so then they said "must be the Lambda" so bought a lambda and took it back to the garage now they had time and it turned out to be the bloody MAF , GRRR, 140€ for nothing plus the 50€ for a used MAF and analysis.
1995 Corsa B C14SE SPORT.
1987 BMW E30 320i auto
1987 Mercedes 2.3-16v Cosworth
2001 Mercedes A170 CDi LWB Elegance
1995 Eagle SS VW 1641cc kit car
1999 Suzuki AN400 (425)
I know, too many.