IVE FOUND MY DIP STICK HAD BEEN PUSHED UP TWICE ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 2012 Vauxhall Astra
  • 8,000 miles

Ive found my dip stick had been pushed up twice now and oil had been forced out the dipstick hole

Sunday, January 27th, 2013 AT 4:46 PM

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  • Tiny
  • blaze45
  • Expert
  • 384 posts

Your PCV system may need some work. Try replacing your PCV valve(s). They are cheap and easy to fix. Alternately, you may be getting blow by from your piston rings failing, meaning new rings may be in order. Thats worse case scenario though.

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Monday, January 28th, 2013 AT 10:15 PM

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