coolant

  1. Antifreeze/Coolant

    Hello, I took my partners Ibiza for a winter health check at Seat mostly because she was worried about the battery and it seemed the cheapest way to get it checked. This was a week and a half ago. When she was on the way to work on Saturday the engine temperature light came on and the car kept...
  2. 2013 Leon FR no cabin heat

    Having a heating problem with my Leon, I've seen threads on this before but nothing as specific as mine. 2 days ago I had a low coolant warning on the dash, checking it revealed the coolant tank was almost empty. It was last checked a few weeks ago, so is very odd to drop so much so suddenly. I...
  3. Seat Leon 1.9 TDI BXE - Engine Temperature keeps dropping

    i have an issue with my Seat Leon 1.9 TDI 2008 retaining engine temperature. I have performed an EGR delete using a blanking plate and it appears the warm up time now is now significantly slower than it was before. Once the car reaches 90 (without the heaters on,) if I'm sat idling and then...
  4. Coolant Issue

    Hi folks, I've got myself a 1.8tsi Ibiza Cupra. Owned it since around last October. Over time I've noticed something odd happening in the Expansion Tank. I first noticed the coolant level started to gradually drop over a few weeks, to the point it got a few CM under the min point, thought...
  5. Capacity coolant, oil

    Hi everybody, Can somebody help me please? What is the capacity of coolant and oil in my Leon Fr 2014 1.4TSI act 110kw? And you think, that is good to change a coolant, when I will replace a water pump? Thanks
  6. Coolant light flashing & no hot air coming from vents

    Alright I bought a 2012 Seat Ibiza FR on Monday. Test drove it no problems, checked over everything and seemed ok.This morning I heard 3 beeps and then saw the coolant light flashing. Tried to blow the hot air out of vent but only cold air coming through. Will check the coolant levels when I...
  7. Coolant Leak Ibiza Cupra Bocanegra

    Hey all, recently purchased an Ibiza Cupra Bocanegra 2011 plate with 52k miles. Had nothing but trouble with it unfortunately. Drove it back 120 miles and 100 miles in coolant light came on, white steam emits near the gearbox area on passenger side after a good drive in it and a hissing as if...
  8. Coolant loss from tank on motorway journeys or high speeds

    Hi, I am new to this. So sorry in advance if I seem like a noob. So I recently bought a 2014 Seat Leon FR 184 model. It was a company owned car and has done about 120 k. I am the 1st real private owner. The company have maintained the car well according to the service stamps provided to myself...
  9. Losing Coolant when AC is on

    Hi I've noticed I'm losing coolant, but only when AC is on in my 2009 1.4 Ibiza. Coolant level was just under max, after running AC levels have dropped under minimum. This only happens when AC running. Any thoughts what could be the cause?
  10. HELP / SEAT LEON COOLANT DRAIN!

    Please can anybody help me locate the tap to drain all coolant. Or tell me how to drain all the coolant as I desperately need to do a coolant flush and refil. I drive a 2006 seat Leon 2.0 FR tdi (mk2??) me and my mate have been trying to do this for two hours today and the radiator pipes...
  11. constantin

    return coolant pipe

    Hi guys, i've recently (3 months) bought a seat leon 13 plate with about 91k miles (now close to 98k) and unfortunately start having problems. i've changed timing belt and water pump, oil and cabin filter (i want my car to work perfect). but recently there is no heat. did some research and...
  12. Leon MK3 coolant contamination

    Hi, any other Mk3 Leon owners (2.0tdi FR) have coolant issues. My coolant has turned black and contaminated and was only spotted as my heating stopped. Told I need a new heater matrix and a coolant flush. Car is sadly outside warranty. Has a full seat service history and car was last serviced...
  13. Coolant g13 or alternative?

    Hey all I've got a 2015 Ibiza fr black edition and need to top up on coolant as it's just dropped to the minimum line. I placed an order for some g13 coolant but it's gonna be next week by the time it arrives. Is there any alternatives you can suggest in the mean time as a one off to top it...
  14. Coolant Loss

    Hello folks, I've have a 2014 2.0 tdi that is losing coolant. I've had it at a lot of mechanics and pressure tests have been performed and nothing can be found. Its been going in now for months and seems to have gotten worse since I have started using the heating. I've replaced the coolant...
  15. Cordoba 1.4TDI BNM losing coolant

    Hey Guys, Ive noticed over the last couple of days that my Cordoba is loosing coolant. I've been searching and cant seem to find a leak anywhere around the engine. Topped it up last night and when I check it this morning the coolant level was the same, drove to work and checked it again and the...
  16. JBRADY95

    Fan Upgrade/Change

    I have a cupra R and the fan hasnt yet kicked in so im assuming theres a fault somewhere with it, however before i go digging or replacing anything, I am wondering if theres any better setups. I have removed A/C so dont need that fan anymore, but has anyone upgraded their fan? Also is the...
  17. NottsLCR

    How many litres of coolant for LCR?

    Hi, As title says how many litres of coolant would i need if i bleed the whole system? Did a search but could find an answer :confused: Cheers
  18. Engine Coolant Temperature

    How accurate is the "51 Engine Coolant 51 Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) in deg C(ECT) in deg C" option on the hidden climate control panel? I've had an issue with the temp gauge on the was sticking very low or fluctuating. The Thermostat and Coolant Temp sensor has now been replaced. Now...
  19. Final cry for help with coolant system

    This is a final cry for help as the car is booked in for Thursday but would ideally like to sort it before then! Been having a lot of trouble with my coolant. Initially the guage was cycling between 75ish and 90 with air temp from blowers fluctuating as though the thermostat had gone. I...
  20. Coolant LIGHT keeps coming ON

    Hi, 2003 Ibiza 1.9TDI 130BHP Well that's my annoying problem - coolant indicator light comes on everyday (RED LIGHT) I checked coolant level, it's fine, not too low or not too high. I changed a coolant temperature sensor and nothing... it still keeps coming back!!! The car is not...
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