Author Topic: mk3 cab head gone ..  (Read 2220 times)

Offline mjpuds

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mk3 cab head gone ..
« 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..
« Last Edit: 30 January 2019, 23:20 by mjpuds »

Offline gasketface

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Re: mk3 cab head gone ..
« Reply #1 on: 25 January 2019, 22:21 »
Unlikely to be head gasket or head.More likely crap oil and breathers ,top and bottom, sludged up.