Oil leek by the oil filter
2001 Vauxhall Zafira 1800 elaglance

4 points

Problem added: Sep 10, 2012 (8 years ago)
Oil leek by oil filter

Car details
Car: Vauxhall Zafira
Variant: 1800 elaglance
Model Year: 2001
Category: Engine & Drivetrain
Replies and Fixes
Top Fixer
153 points

Sep 11, 2012 (8 years ago)
could be the oil filter try replacing it
4 points

Sep 12, 2012 (8 years ago)
Could the metal housing for the oil filter be cracked ? If so would it cause the engine management light to be on. ?
Top Fixer
750 points

Sep 15, 2012 (8 years ago)
The housing could well be cracked. Have seen a few of these...

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