Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: oil filler cap

  
  1. #1
    Status
    Offline
    Craig's Avatar
    AOC Gold Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Posts
    17,804
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)

    oil filler cap

    how do you detatch the inner part of the old filler cap to bond onto the alloy one from pete?

    been into it with a screwdriver but no luck
    Ibiza FR CR TDI with 203 BHP

  2. #2
    Status
    Offline
    Coo's Avatar
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Posts
    25,105
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    I think I found it best to just get pliers on the yellow bit and break it off near the lugs.
    You won't need the yellow cap anyway.


    I thought you'd fitted one already ??

  3. #3
    Status
    Offline
    Craig's Avatar
    AOC Gold Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Posts
    17,804
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    yes i have fitted one using the cap from my z18xe which is different to my z20let

    stuck solid
    Ibiza FR CR TDI with 203 BHP

  4. #4
    Status
    Offline
    Craig's Avatar
    AOC Gold Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Posts
    17,804
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    help ?
    Ibiza FR CR TDI with 203 BHP

  5. #5
    Status
    Offline
    d dave's Avatar
    AOC Obsessed
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Location
    Edinburgh
    Posts
    11,579
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    5 Post(s)
    Add d dave on Facebook
    I just used a screwdriver that could slip between the 2 parts and gradually edge them apart
    Scottish Member? Have a peep at our Region For tints or wraps Click Here!!

  6. #6
    Status
    Offline
    Craig's Avatar
    AOC Gold Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Posts
    17,804
    Mentioned in
    1 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    thats what i have been doing dave but didnt want to break it

    suppose al try a little more presure
    Ibiza FR CR TDI with 203 BHP

  7. #7
    Status
    Offline
    Coo's Avatar
    Banned
    Join Date
    May 2003
    Posts
    25,105
    Mentioned in
    0 Post(s)
    Quoted
    0 Post(s)
    Break it !

Similar Threads

  1. Oil filler cap
    By frostbite in forum NA Engines (Non-turbo petrol) inc. Transmissions
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 26-10-2007, 21:23
  2. All the filler in the kit....
    By Jamee in forum Astra Discussion & Chat
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 18-05-2007, 09:48
  3. filler
    By Teejay in forum Interior
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 27-04-2007, 00:23

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •