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Hi guys help needed pls,

started car up and oil light came on a few hundred yards into journey got home 2miles to find it bone dry and oil everywhere on bottom of engine on the dipstick side. i took oil cap off and found some light sludge/gunk any ideas as to the oil loss so quickly anything cracked etc?

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yea cheers mine is a 2001 1.4e will try topping up wen i get in from work tomoz bit too late and dark now - cheers
 

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sorted now, its a blocked breather of which has frozen, pressure forces the oil out the dipstick tube spraying it allover!
 

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just had mine back today from the garage steam cleaned the engine couldnt find and leakage of oil anywhere .seems to be common on the 1.4
 
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