Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
over heating
#1
Hi
Just done a cam belt change on my 1.9 d berlingo (including water pump) On completion fired up first time and left it idling for 15mins and again no problem. Took it on a short run and by the time I got home it was coughing and spluttering. I noticed that thee temp gauge was higher than usual. never had this problem before. I'm guessing the miss fire is due to the hotter than normal engine temp? Could it be that I haven't fully bled the air from the water system?.......... or something worse? Surely if it was a timing issue it would be miss firing from the start?:eek:
Help pleaseConfusedcratch:
Kind regards
Brian
Reply
#2
The problem is likely to have been introduced by yourself so start simple, check fluids, bleed the system and if there is nothing found then make a simple check of the timing by inserting the locking pins.
Peace of mind is worth a mint and the above won't take long or require any more than the simplest of strip downs.
[-] The following 1 user says Thank You to geoff for this post:
  • brianthegas
Reply
#3
Starts up first time and runs well. untill it gets hot and then it starts miss firing? Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
Reply
#4
Did what you suggested Geoff,found timing slightly out. Locked fly wheel an
adjusted cam and fuel pump to bring in line, refit cam belt and job done.
Thanks.
Brian
Reply


Forum Jump:


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

Username:
  

Password:
  




[-]
Search
(Advanced Search)

[-]
Latest Threads
BULBS!!
Last Post: Jed Clampit
Yesterday 11:05 PM
» Replies: 17
» Views: 544
Finally a B9 Haynes Manual
Last Post: Satellitemark
Yesterday 10:43 PM
» Replies: 39
» Views: 2469
clunking noise
Last Post: Silverberlingo
Yesterday 10:35 PM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 57
TRAILER WANTED
Last Post: Silverberlingo
Yesterday 10:29 PM
» Replies: 4
» Views: 72
longitudinal roof rails
Last Post: Chrisville
Yesterday 10:27 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 14
Head Light Bulbs
Last Post: Hughzie
Yesterday 09:23 PM
» Replies: 36
» Views: 1123
Newbie
Last Post: Jed Clampit
Yesterday 08:37 PM
» Replies: 6
» Views: 85
first time ctroen owner
Last Post: Jed Clampit
Yesterday 08:25 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 33
M59 Cooling system change PDF
Last Post: coatess
Yesterday 06:46 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 208
What to look for when buying?
Last Post: polar
Yesterday 06:16 PM
» Replies: 6
» Views: 74

[-]
Recent Visitors
Locations of visitors to this page