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  1. Nev_LCR

    oil leak help

    not on mine but a mates, its running down from the head but its not the rocker cover gasket as just been done, any ideas where its from??
  2. Coolant Leak

    Morning all, Jumped in the car last night and the red LED from the temperature gauge initially beeped at me then continued flashing. After a short while the engine temperature reached normal tempertures. Quick check of the manual showed low coolant level for the alarm and beeping. So check...
  3. richypanic

    Cordoba 2.0 SX oil leak

    Been a while since I needed advice on here, but you guys always help! My Cordoba 1999 2.0 SX has developed an oil leak. I have had a look and wiped clean to see where it seems to reappear. It seems to be coming from the oil sump (I assume it is, the lowest hanging point under the engine/bay...
  4. Boost leak, almost given up!

    I've been struggling with a boostleak the past 4 months! Recently I had a TIP upgrade(the old one had two splits) thought everything shold be fine then...but no! I've replaced the two vacuum hoses underneath the inlet manifold, checked the plastic breather hose that also go under there...all...
  5. oil leak on Altea, Is it the turbo?

    :confused:Hi everyone Im new to the site and in need of some advise. Ive just replaced the alternator belt last week on a 54 1.9tdi altea, when i took it to the garage it was obvious alot of oil was present to the left hand side of the engine (where the belt is) the mechanic gave me the horror...
  6. ironside

    Oil Leak V5 170

    Hi all i seem to have developed an oil leak on my V5 ,but cant really find the source,it seems to be from the front of the engine block,certainley higher than the sump gasket and oil filter which were my 2 immediate suspects,there is so little room to have a look even with the engine undertray...
  7. bla1n3

    possibly leak

    when going through the gears at speed towards the end of 3rd 4th and 5th gear it sounds as if My forge splitter is constantly leaking air, is this normal? I have been on the Forge website and they do a spring kit for DV's, is it a possibality that i may need to upgrade the spring in the...
  8. Coolant leak

    Howdy all! A quick question on behalf of my mum! Her car has been losing coolant (from somewhere in front of the FOS wheel).....is this a common fault, ie end caps on the rad, cracking hoses or leaking expansion tank? The local garage (who I reckon are useless) cannot find the leak...
  9. meltonlad

    water leak on newly purchase car!

    i have just got my toledo 1.8 20v se yr 2000. i did every thing that i should have done before handing over the cash. looked at, test drove it, checked out mot history online, did hpi check and so on. but now ive got it home ive driven all of 9 miles and found a water leak (only leaks when warm)...
  10. v5 150 Water Leak From Rear of Engine

    I have a 2000 Toledo V5 (150) with a water leak which is now quite severe. I have changed the Flange which needed done but their is another, bigger, leak from the very rear of the engine. It appears to be coming from the cylinder head area as water is running down the underside of the exhaust...
  11. meltonlad

    i found a water leak HELP....

    ive just found a water leak its at the side of the engine ive got the temp sender unit and to pipes on the bit thats leaking.... it bolted to the side of the head (i think) its leaking from the edge round the bolts/head. what is this bit called and also is it easy to fix ?
  12. GTV

    Oil leak. Name of Pipe?

    Ok I have just found out where my small oil leak is coming from on the Ibiza. So next question would would you call it and does anybody have and ideas on the part number as I need to phone my local dealer (its 40 miles away) and I could do with getting it right as they are dam rubish at getting...
  13. oil leak any advice?

    hiya guys ive got this oil leak and ive had it diagnosed as being the front cam shaft carrier seal has gone and needs replacing, the mechanic said its gonna cost £180 to £250 to fix, is this a good price? and are they prone to go? are they hard to fit? ive never heard of these going before? any...
  14. Right found where the leak is, help me fix. with pics..

    I have had this problem for a while and now I have pin pointed where the water is getting into the drivers footwell, help me fix it please.. The water is coming through a bracket that sits on the side panel in the drivers footwell, just up above the bonnet release latch. I think its a...
  15. Water Leak Help !

    Just wondering if anyone has had the same problem. My seat has been leaking and flooding the Nearside front and rear footwells with water, My mechanic can not find where the leak is, just wondering if any one knows where he could start looking ?
  16. yet another Leon leak

    I've had a leak into the drivers footwell for some time :censored: (only seems to show up in winter) but recently I've spotted that it's wet in the rear drivers side footwell too. Could this be from the same leak? Tracing around the shape of the floor it looks like the front and rear footwells...
  17. MikeO

    Slow leak round wheel rim

    Hi Since having a couple of new tyres fitted, one appears to have a very slow leak round the rim (6 year old alloy ... but visually not in too bad nick). The folks that fitted the tyre have re-seated it twice now and it still looses a few pounds pressure over a couple of weeks. They now say...
  18. Oil leak from intake pipe - dripping down intake manifold

    Hi all. Noticed the other day when fiddling that I have a slight oil leak from the PCV intake on the intake manifold. It's not major, but some oil is dripping down onto the inlet manifold. I guess I have damaged a gasket or something when fiddlign around there for my catch can. (currently...
  19. holty

    Oil leak?

    Hello all, I recently replaced the MAF on my Leon and while I was under the bonnet I noticed a little oil sitting around the lid of the oil filler cap. Is this something to worry about? :shrug:
  20. Faisal

    need advice - head gasket oil leak

    Hello and welcome to another oil related problem encountered by the great Faisal. ok lets cut to the chase, basically iv had my car serviced recently (cambelt,waterpump etc) and i was advised that i have a really nasty oil leak coming from my back left corner of my head gasket. aparently the...
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