2005 VAUXHALL MERIVA FROTH ON FILLER CAP

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  • 2005 Vauxhall Meriva

Engine Mechanical problem
2005 Vauxhall Meriva 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual 32000 miles

OIL FILLER CAP COVERED IN A KIND OF FROTH WHEN TAKEN OF THE ROCKER COVER, COULD IT BE THE HEAD GASKET BLOWN OR LEAKING, BUT THE COOLANT DOES NOT LOSE ANY WATER AT ALL. JUST HAD A RESENT OIL & FILTER CHANGE

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Monday, March 22nd, 2010 AT 2:02 PM

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  • Dave H
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Have a compression test of cylinders to check headgasket. Could just be a low cost oil was used in the oil change. Giving off excess vapour !

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Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 AT 7:05 AM

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