Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
OPEL Astra H Hatchback (A04) 1.3 CDTI (L48), OPEL Astra H Caravan (A04) 1.3 CDTI (L35), OPEL Astra H GTC (A04) 1.3 CDTI (L08), OPEL Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68), OPEL Astra H Saloon (A04) 1.3 CDTi (L69), OPEL Corsa D Van (S07) 1.3 CDTI (L08), OPEL ASTRA H Box (L70) 1.3 CDTI (L70), OPEL Astra Classic Hatchback (A04) 1.3 CDTI (L48)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change glow plugs on OPEL CORSA D [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. Tools you need:
Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. Tools you need:
Injector & glow plug grease
Drive socket # 7
Spark plug socket # 8
Torx bit T25
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Microfibre towel
Fender cover
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Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. AUTODOC recommends:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for all glow plugs.
  • Before getting down to work, start the engine and let it warm up to operating temperature.
  • Wear gloves to protect your hands from hot surfaces.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. Take the following steps:
  1. How to change Glow Plugs on Opel Corsa D 2006 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Open the bonnet.
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    Step 2
    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
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    Step 3
    Remove the engine cover
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. To avoid damaging the part when removing it, do not use excessive force.
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    Step 4
    Disconnect the air intake pipe fasteningUse Torx T25.Use a ratchet wrench.
  5. How to remove OPEL CORSA 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68) 2010 Glow Plugs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Detach the air intake hose clamp.Use a drive socket #7.Use a ratchet wrench.
  6. How to replace Glow Plugs on OPEL Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 2011: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Remove the air intake pipe.
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    Step 7
    Cover the air intake hose with a microfibre towel to prevent dust and dirt from getting into the system.
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    Step 8
    Detach the glow plug wiring connectors.
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    Step 9
    Unscrew the glow plugs.Use the spark plug socket #8.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 10
    Remove the glow plugs.
  11. Replacing Glow Plugs on Opel Corsa D 2007 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68) by yourself
    Step 11
    Treat the glow plugs.Use the injector & glow plug grease.
    Please note!
    Do not touch the heating element as fingerprints may cause malfunction.
  12. Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68) 2008 Glow Plugs DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Install new glow plugs to their mounting seats.
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    Step 13
    Tighten the glow plugs.Use the spark plug socket #8.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 10 nm torque.
    Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. Professionals recommend:
    Don't tighten the plugs with excessive force. Exceeding tightening torque can damage the thread connection. Be careful when working with a spark plug wrench. Its skewing can cause damage to the threaded connection.
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    Step 14
    Attach the glow plug wiring connectors.
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    Step 15
    Remove the microfibre towel from the air intake hose.
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    Step 16
    Install the air intake pipe and secure it.
  17. How to replace OPEL Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68) 2007 Glow Plugs - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Fasten the clamp on the air intake hose.Use a drive socket #7.Use a ratchet wrench.
  18. Opel Corsa D 1.2 (L08, L68) 2008 Glow Plugs replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Screw in the fastener of the air intake pipe.Use Torx T25.
  19. Changing Glow Plugs on OPEL Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 1.0 (L08, L68) 2009 by yourself
    Step 19
    Install the engine cover and secure it.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: glow plugs – Opel Corsa D. Do not use excessive force during installation. This may damage the fasteners.Make sure the engine cover is properly seated. It should not be displaced with respect to the guiding fasteners.
  20. How to remove OPEL CORSA 1.3 CDTI (L08, L68) 2010 Glow Plugs - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Remove the fender protection cover.
  21. How to replace Glow Plugs on OPEL Corsa D Hatchback (S07) 2011: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Close the hood.
    Step 22
    Run the engine for a few minutes.This is necessary in order to make sure that the component operates properly.
    Step 23
    Shut off the engine.
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