I took this video before investigative work by the garage found the cylinder head to be cracked. You can see that exhaust gases are getting into the coolant system, forcing coolant from the expansion bottle and without regular top ups of fluid, it would overheat. 4M40 engine.
- Published on the 01 October - The StarPublished on the 01 OctoberThe StarSo far we've had to deal with a blown cylinder head gasket, a broken water pump, radiator problems and oil leaks - and last week Hettie's starter motor packed in just before we set off for a booking. “Parts are scarce and have to be tracked down in ...
- Port congestion eases as Eurozone trade 'blows a gasket' in danger of seizing up - The LoadstarThe LoadstarPort congestion eases as Eurozone trade 'blows a gasket' in danger of seizing upThe LoadstarAccording to Ben Hackett, one of the authors of the monthly North Europe Trade Outlook report, the engine of the European economy has already “blown a gasket” and is now “in danger of coming to a complete stop”, as economic growth in the Eurozone
- Shock: MG Rovers most likely to suffer head gasket failure - Motoring ResearchMotoring ResearchShock: MG Rovers most likely to suffer head gasket failureMotoring ResearchIt's official: a used MG is the car most likely to blow its head gasket, according to data from Warranty Direct. The company claims that nearly 6% of cars aged three to 12 years old are struck by head gasket failure – and the average cost of repair is ...and more
- Published on the 01 October - The Star