engine

  1. H Rafiq

    Parts price

    Had a service yesterday. They flagged that the rocker cover gasket needed replacing, and the front lower arm rear console bushes are beginning to delaminate, so I’m guessing they’d need replacing too. Any idea how much these parts would cost? They also flagged a minor oil leak at the rear of the...
  2. Bocanegra timing chain / tensioner rattle advice?

    Hi everyone 👋 After a reasonably long journey I made the other day in the hot weather we've been having, I noticed a rattle coming from the engine bay. On closer inspection I narrowed it down to the driver's side timing chain / serpentine belt area. I managed to get a couple of videos of it...
  3. Amine El Ghazi

    Thoughts on stage 1 tuning?

    I am tempted to have a tune put on my 2017 seat ibiza fr, it has a 1.0 tsi with 95hp. People sometimes tell me it's bad for the engine and I shouldn't do it, but then when I ask how much does the engine actually suffer, the response is mostly like "the car will drive 280.000km instead of...
  4. 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...
  5. SeatFRTSI

    Start-Stop error/ EPC light/Loss of power.

    SEAT LEON TSI EVO FR 1.5-Reg68 Note-day before car ran fine when I needed to change parking position around my house. Next day-Turned on ignition, everything working fine; as soon as I got out of my estate, car suddenly goes into a jolt, there goes the loss of power and I had the same issue at...
  6. Replacing BWA engine with CDL engine - what are some things I should be considering?

    So basically, I need a new engine for the FR, which is currently stage 2+. Found a CDL engine which i’m interested in, and just want to know how straight forward the swap will be. My budget does not allow for the turbo and injectors, so those are 2 things that I will need to upgrade to later...
  7. evowho

    Oil issue Seat Leon 2013

    Hi! Im having some issues with my Seat Leon 5F 1.4 TSI 122 HP and asking for suggestion or thoughts about what the problem can be. The problem im having is: * Having to refil a liter of oil about every 100 miles. (No smoke or Oil leak) * Sometimes when I start the car and drive of the cars...
  8. Syphon

    Post your favourite CUPRA Formentor driving settings

    As per the title please post your favourite Formentor driving settings if you personalise them. e.g. Engine - Sport DCC - Softest 4Drive - Comfort ACC - Sport Steering - CUPRA Please keep the thread free from discussion (use the rest of the Forum for that) to make it easier for people to...
  9. Help car not starting

    Hi, my first thread so apologies if nothing is clear lol I have a 59 plate Seat Leon FR TDI 2.0 (170) My sister started it up and drove for about 5 minutes before the orange coil light started flashing. She pulled to the side and turned the car off in hope that the light would disappear when...
  10. Kaiju

    Engine noise 2.0 TDI 184ps

    Wondering if anyone can help me identify what this noise is. We thought it was chatter from the dual mass Flywheel, but the noise is still there even after the clutch and DMF have been replace. (I didn't replace them due to the noise, the CSC failed). When replacing the DMF there was some play...
  11. Abbey Gray

    Need Advice - Engine Rattle/Pinging

    Hey, again not sure if i’m posting in the correct area. I have a 2011 Seat ibiza Cupra 1.4tsi, and i’m having a problem with it. I’ve owned it for a year now, and ever since i’ve been trying to figure out the cause of the issue i’m having but garages can’t seem to figure it out without...
  12. Advice please on engine fault

    This is the state of my dash at the moment :( 2L Diesel. Noticed a rattle/knocking noise from exhaust area when starting car at the weekend (from cold). I opted not to drive it since then. So I went to get more info just now and current state: - engine turns over and starts ok - first time...
  13. Engine bay rattle noise

    I have a 2015 Seat Leon 1.2 TSI ST, It has 108,000KM on it. So about a few months back a rattling/whining noise started coming from the engine bay, it sounded like it's from the passenger side, at first i thought it was a normal sound it wasn't too loud and also thought it could be because of...
  14. Seat ibiza Chassis

    Im yet to get my seat ibiza 2011 but I was wondering if the cupra R has the same chassis and if an engine swap would be possible?
  15. Jack Latto

    Ibiza 6J problem!

    Hi guys, I really need some urgent help! So 6 month ago my ibiza 6J CAVE engine started white smoking and lost power. I then parked it up on my drive and tried to diagnose the problem. I had a snap on code reader put on it and it came back saying that the fueling wasn't correct. Could this be...
  16. Blue FRost

    Leon FR184 2.0 Diesel unknown sound

    Good evening all. I have a 16 plate Leon FR184 Diesel hatchback and am enjoying every second of owning it. However lately I have noticed this odd noise when the engine is started (cold engine only) and then when car gets to its normal temperature no noise is present. I am struggling to find...
  17. Rattling in the top end

    Towed my car and started it once we stopped the engine sounded like a bunch of empty bottles being hit together really loud rattling, prior to this all I did was change the turbo, put new seals in the Injectors, new fuel filter and changed the fuel lines the car has drove with plenty of power...
  18. Ibiza 1.4fr 2010. Engine failure.

    I have a 2010 Ibiza fr 1.4tsi. I love the car but have been having some misfiring. Seat have told me I need a new engine. Anyone know anywhere reliable around South Wales that I can get a good reconditioned engine? Appreciate any and all help
  19. UltraObamaX

    Lower engine mount

    Hi My engine is wobbling it's nackers off as I need a new lower engine mount. Could anyone recommend and link a fairly cheap and decent 1 please? Thanks
  20. 1.9tdi knock/kick when starting engine

    Hi, This issue appeared when I bought this car. Whenever you start engine it kick hard and you can feel on gearbox knob if you hold. This is really hard kick. What I have changed after owning this car teo years: Starter. Didn't help much. No effects. Clutch. More effects but still appear every...
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