Follow us on...
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on instagram
Register

User Tag List

Thanks Thanks:  1
Likes Likes:  3
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3
Results 21 to 28 of 28
  1. #21
    Learner Driver gabz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2017
    Posts
    12
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Forum Key Rings
    Quote Originally Posted by Jontwhale View Post
    Is anything else attached to the sump? How long should this job take if you have the notches?
    it took me about 5-6 hours all in

    jack car up
    bottom engine cover off
    drivers side wheel off
    hub nut off
    driveshaft and intermidiate shaft off plug where it goes into gearbox so you dont lose gearbox oil
    exhaust frontpipe off
    couple of wiring connectors off at rear of sump
    dipstick out
    undo sump nuts
    i used pry points at front of sump and gearbox to split seal on sump

    put new oil pickup seal on clean all mating faces 3mm bead of rtv
    put it all back together !

  2. #22
    New Driver Tattootroy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2018
    Posts
    59
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I created this DIY how-to video for the oil pickup gasket replacement.
    This should make it more straightforward for those who want to DIY the oil pickup gasket.
    Not a hard DIY.


  3. Thanks ajjones Thanked
  4. #23
    Learner Driver Hoyepaloi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2018
    Car
    2009 Insignia 2.0 CDTI SRI Nav
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Does any extra work need to be carried out prior to accessing the sump ie removing subframe or anything? Also, if cutouts have been made previously, will they be visible from under the car? I have just bought a 2010 (59 plate) 2.0 cdti and am receiving this error message on first start up. Garage quoted me between 7.5 And 10 hours labour so not gonna be a cheap job.

  5. #24
    Learner Driver groolo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2019
    Posts
    4
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Hello,

    My car didnít yet had the low-pressure warning.

    I let my garage sort it out as a precaution and due to my car doesnít have the precut holes in gearbox.

    Total cost: 7000 SEK, about 600 GBP

    Insignia Bi-Turbo 2012, F40 manual gearbox
    11 4000km, about 70 000miles


    Regards
    Niklas

  6. #25
    New Driver robbo137's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2019
    Location
    stockport
    Car
    cdti 2.0 elite auto white
    Posts
    78
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    just watched the process on youtube seems like something i could manage ,also ive seen it done without taking drive shaft out just remove bearing seal bracket and undo sump bolts

  7. #26
    Advanced Driver Plym Ian's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2017
    Location
    Plymouth, Devon
    Car
    2011 2.0 ecoflex elite nav tourer
    Posts
    1,063
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    2 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by robbo137 View Post
    just watched the process on youtube seems like something i could manage ,also ive seen it done without taking drive shaft out just remove bearing seal bracket and undo sump bolts
    I often wondered why the drive shaft had to come out but now you say it’s possible without taking it off i might look at doing this myself

  8. #27
    Learner Driver Duncan.o's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2019
    Posts
    3
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Does anyone know if the warning still returns despite changing the seal? Need to get mine done but am wondering if this solves it entirely or itís just a temporary fix.

  9. #28
    Car Enthusiast Dave1419's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2018
    Location
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    Car
    Vauxhall Insignia Sri Nav Cdti Ecoflex 163--its certainly not a farting tortoise.
    Posts
    714
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    8 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Might want to start a new post about your problem and it helps also if you introduce yourself and let people know some details about your car etc-------Dave

  10. Likes RBH liked
 

 
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 1 2 3

Similar Threads

  1. Oil Pump Pickup Pipe Seal
    By dazzerdbh in forum Engine, Drive Train & Transmission
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 20-04-2017, 06:46 PM
  2. Difference between A20dt and A20dth?
    By buttons in forum General Chat
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-07-2016, 05:47 PM
  3. Sump plug
    By del19_82 in forum Engine, Drive Train & Transmission
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 22-07-2015, 02:32 PM
  4. Sump/Drain Plug Size
    By Mo_miah in forum Engine, Drive Train & Transmission
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-05-2015, 11:09 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions