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Corsa heater problem
The heater in my Vauxhall Corsa only produces cold air and I don't understand why this is.

Asked on 9 December 2011 by Mike1987

Answered by Honest John
The electric valve between the engine coolant pipes and the heater matrix has failed. You probably have not used the heater all summer. Now you try to open the valve again it has stuck.
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