Model specific boards => Golf mk3 => Topic started by: mjpuds on 17 January 2019, 21:55

Title: mk3 cab head gone ..
Post by: mjpuds on 17 January 2019, 21:55
Ok ive done many head on many cars . just checking before i strip it down any pointers to look out for on a 2001 mk3 cab 2,0..are there better gasket set ..theres only a small amount of majo on the oil cap but it came back after a 5 min drive , as mentioned before all that seem it make this happen was swapped over the coil pack and air filter car then ran really bad . and the next thing i know majo in cap. also has anyone else had errors on swapping over coil was running ok ish some flat spots on cold days and when starting i guess the head was on its way out over a course of some time . in fareness it had been lacking grunt for some time..
Title: Re: mk3 cab head gone ..
Post by: gasketface on 25 January 2019, 22:21
Unlikely to be head gasket or head.More likely crap oil and breathers ,top and bottom, sludged up.