2005 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 Oil loss & heat coming in from engine

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stevelowrie
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Oil loss & heat coming in from engine
Dec 30, 2016 (3 years ago)
posting this to try and give more details.when i go on long drives and go over 60 miles an hour i am using 2 litres of oil for every 200 miles it also get very warm inside, the heat is coming of the engine through the vents. all the gadges are normal there is no smoke and water level is normal had new piston rings head gasket lovely car to drive apart from this problem anybody got any thoughts.

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Car: Vauxhall Astra
Variant: 1.6
Model Year: 2005
Category: Engine & Drivetrain

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1/4drive
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Dec 30, 2016 (3 years ago)
So my question is were these new rings fitted professionally?
The bores need to have the glazed surface broken by honing stones otherwise you would get high oil consumption.
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stevelowrie
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Dec 30, 2016 (3 years ago)
yes it was done at garage going to take to another garage to see if they can fix it so will find out if the one did it right
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whittingehame
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Dec 30, 2016 (3 years ago)
Answered your other post before reading this with more info .Better to confine to one post .Were the valve stems checked for wear and oil seals replaced ? Normally you would get signs with blue smoke .With that work done , getting timing rechecked wont go wrong .As already stated , bores need honed prior to fitting pistons .
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stevelowrie
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Dec 31, 2016 (3 years ago)
will ask the garage to check next week will let you know the out come.thanks.
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