Service & Maintenance Squeaky throttle pedal

Discussion in '1st Generation (2004-2011)' started by RobsyUK, Monday 13th Jun, 2016.

  1. RobsyUK Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

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    Anyone else have a squeaky gas pedal?
    It's identical to a squeaky clutch on any Vauxhall cavalier. Press it down and it's quiet, let go and the mouse comes to life.
    I have some silicone grease that I'll happily plaster everywhere but is it common?
     
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  2. Ben28 Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Yas mine had this. Gt85 resolved :Smile:
     
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  3. DrSam Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    Mine has a squeaky clutch pedal
     
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  4. kes Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    The squeeky clutch on the diesel can be cured by new master cylinder, grease only work short term.
     
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  5. DrSam Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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    Oh no, pricy fix. Thanks, I'll keep my eye ob it
     
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  6. RobsyUK Valued Contributor ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆

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    Finally used silicone grease and it's nice and silent.
    I have a tube of this from my previous job and it's amazing.
     
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  7. iceman2010 Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    Yes i have a squeaky gas pedal too. Used some liquid grease when i first got the car over a year ago but the squeak has come back again
     
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