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Camshaft carrier
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Has anyone had experience with leaking camshaft carrier on hdi. Can seem to find a gasket or is it rtv / silicon sealant thanks
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#2
the black plastic cover is a gasket and the cam carrier is a sealant
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#3
I would be right in saying its a cambelt off job wouldn't i as ive only just done cambelt
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#4
With the price of your oil I wouldn't worry about losing a bit... Tongue
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Whats worrying me most is if it ends up on exhaust manifold
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#6
Tried replacing the top plastic cover seal first?
Wishes for more power...
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#7
Yes replaced that about 6 months ago it only leaking in back corner im 90 percen sure it the cam carrier but a spose it worth a check
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#8
Over-tightening can cause those cam cover seals to leak, they only need something daft like 12nm iirc. Another option is the vacuum pump seal, they seem to be a common place for leaks.
306 HDi Deathtrap - 130bhp / 220lbft
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