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    VXRed
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    Default Zafira vxr oil leak

    Hi all just wondered if anyones got any idea about the oil leak Iíve got seems to be on the right hand side of the rocker cover Iíve tried with 2 or 3 new gaskets and had cam shaft seals done but still the same any help would be great will try get some better pics in daylight tomorrow.

    Thanks in advance
    Roy
    Last edited by Roy100; 6th March 2018 at 05:29 PM.

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    VXRed
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    Added extra picture
    Oil seems to be leaking down onto gear box any help or ideas of where it’s coming from would be great.

    Please help me!!!

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    VXRed
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    You need to clean it all off with de greaser first, then spray some chalk spray around the area. That will show you where your leak is


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    VXRed
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    Thanks Carlmu
    Didn’t think of that will give it a go later cheers mate

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    are you using sealant with the gasket also what did you torque the rocker to


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    Hi britishbeef yeah sealant always used but not to sure about the torque due to local garage doing the work!! What’s recommended torque wise?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Roy100 View Post
    Hi britishbeef yeah sealant always used but not to sure about the torque due to local garage doing the work!! What’s recommended torque wise?
    torque for rocker cover bolts is 8nm - here is a great how to video:

    https://youtu.be/uiADKym2Gh0

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    VXRed
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    Thanks for that does anyone know if you can get an upgraded gasket for the rocker cover or is just an original Vauxhall?

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