Vauxhall Astra camshaft ?

2006 Vauxhall Astra Problem

CarVauxhall Astra 1.4
Ownerrichard lycett
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hi, hearing a knocking sound from bottom end of engine,garage says could be camshaft problem,they have booked it in for me and say they will give it a oil flush,whatever that means,can someone explain please and tell me any other poss problem,it drives fine but they have told me not to drive it unless urgent to do so...thanks...
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Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain

Steering, Suspension, Brakes, Wheels & Tyres

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Witty | Driver | Since: Feb 2011 | Posts: 12 | Fixes: 718 | View Garage
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Camshaft is on top of the engine. Please feel free to correct me if I am wrong, but almost certain it is overhead camshaft...

Posted on Saturday 30th of June 2012
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richard lycett | Driver | Since: Sep 2010 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 6 | View Garage
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hi thanks witty, ive been using the car and its been tempermental,sometimes i hear it and sometimes i dont...what could it be....

Posted on Monday 2nd of July 2012
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