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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by tdi-man, Nov 12, 2011.

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    [Nov 12, 2011]
    just found out that it looks like my head is weeping oil out from the rear only a small leak .

    this head was done at audi so am wondering what the garuntee should be on it ?

    also head this leak for some time as thought was turbo but had turbo done and all pipes to find out the head

    can i put anythink in oil to stop leak ?

    thanks
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    If it is still under warranty with Audi contact/take it back asap, if you leave it, sooner or later it may cost a lot more to repair at your expense. We all leave things too long and in the end it costs us more.
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    2 years parts and labour i been told it was dun 3 years ago
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    :sadlike:
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    You may get somewhere there given they did it, so if its new gaskets etc then they may take pity, give them a shout.
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    yes should i contact dealer that did it ? its only done like 30000 since as well
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    Well I certainly wouldnt contact a dealer that didnt do it :laugh:
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    still doing a few test as nit sure if oil from head yet.

    does any body know where the oil feed is inside the block/head ie what side of the rear of the engine ? drivers side or passenger side.

    also i have been told to check tandem pump make sure not leaking out of there and also cam seals ?
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