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Dashmore
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PostPosted: Sat Mar 26, 2016 11:44 pm    Post subject: Emulsified oil ? Reply with quote

Hi. Since a recent service I have noticed some milky residue like emulsified oil around the top of the oil filler tube. Looks something like you might get in a water cooled car with a head gasket leak. Car running well. Oil pressure good. Can anyone suggest a possible problem? Thanks.
 
  
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 12:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's condensation caused by short journeys. Clean it out as best you can then make sure you get the car nice and hot when it goes out in future Smile
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 28, 2016 10:24 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

BenC. Thanks for the response. I really hope it is as simple as that - however I had cleaned it off and then went for a 50+ mile thrash around Derbyshire and the goo was back.
 
  
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