Poll:
[Show Results]
 
 
Thread Rating:
  • 5 Vote(s) - 2.6 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Overhaul
#1
My timing belt snapped on me. I want to remove the cylinder head myself to investigate the damage that has been caused to the pistons etc as I can't really afford to throw any more money at it if the engine is a write off! It's a 2004 Berlingo Multispace 1.9 Diesel.
Haynes Manual says that the whole engine and transmission have to be removed from the car for this to be done! Does anyone know if this is correct or can I get the head off from under the bonnet to investigate the extent of the damage?
Reply
#2
Does no body know the answer to this?
Reply
#3
I never put too much faith in Haynes manuals.
Get the spanners out and start undoing things, you have nothing to lose.
MkIII VTR 1.6hdi Modutop, Climate Pack, 16" Alloys
Reply
#4
Thanks Solent. I did just that.
Then realised that I was looking in the wrong section to be fair to Haynes! Feel a bit stupid :-(
Reply
#5
I would have thought that it is possible to remove the head without taking out the engine?
--------------------------------------------------------------

2012 Iron Grey XTR 110 with lots of bits and bobs.
Reply
#6
(30-12-2014, 05:12 PM)sjmtalktalknet Wrote:  Thanks Solent. I did just that.
Then realised that I was looking in the wrong section to be fair to Haynes! Feel a bit stupid :-(

Not to worry we all do thing's like that every now and then except RON of course we all aspire to ??
                                     Smile  It's too orangey for crow's It's just for me and my dog  Smile

                                                        Heart Heart Love a lot trust a few  Dodgy
 
                                                        

                                        
Reply


Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Welcome, Guest
You have to register before you can post on our site.


  

Password
  





Search Forums

(Advanced Search)

Latest Threads
Saying Hello
Last Post:Bazzingo
Today 09:07 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 15
1.6 hdi 90bhp Turbo and i...
Last Post:Floydster
Today 07:48 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 135
1.6 16v petrol cambelt
Last Post:sks01773
Today 07:37 PM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 250
Heated wing mirrors
Last Post:Trevor
Today 07:06 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 82
2025 Diesel Ban
Last Post:Tree
Today 06:17 PM
» Replies: 15
» Views: 344
Hello
Last Post:Johny555
Today 06:04 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 19
Roof noise
Last Post:Veitcast
Today 05:48 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 28
Fuel consumption
Last Post:Opensauce
Today 05:37 PM
» Replies: 3
» Views: 53
Lexia clone that works wi...
Last Post:kennard
Today 02:59 PM
» Replies: 58
» Views: 1840
Insurance!
Last Post:Opensauce
Today 01:52 PM
» Replies: 10
» Views: 925

Locations of visitors to this page