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    almost dead zaffy

    with the credit crunch kind of let my car maintance slip. anyways past four months the car has started to chug and pop so much so that when its starts misbehaving u have to pull over. it only does it when the filler cap is removed, so me being thought try a different petrol station, still did it so when the car was running fine one day i took the cap off and guess what started to chug also the inlet manifold is full of think grease like oil any ideas chaps

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    just found this want one

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    Check all the pipes in the breather system for blockages/kinks etc.

    May also pay to get a compression test done IMO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alex8882 View Post
    just found this want one
    oh I agree with you on that one !!!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by montyfox View Post
    Check all the pipes in the breather system for blockages/kinks etc.

    May also pay to get a compression test done IMO.

    i've had them all checked and all where clear thanks anyways starting to give with this bus as since the engine problems i'm going through front tyres like sweeties even after the tracking being done twice with lazer tracking and they r still wearing funny

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    There should be a breather for the fuel tank, check this to see if its blocked etc.

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    bus is know off the road found that the subframe is cracked and twisted looks like its off to the scarp yard hopefully there will be a gsi in its place this week

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