Question about 1993 Volkswagen Golf

1 Answer

New engine oil going into air filter box

Car just been serviced, car drives fine then splutters a bit then drives fine but new engine oil going into air filter box

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • thechiefman Oct 14, 2008

    it's a 1400cc engine , manual gearbox

  • thechiefman Oct 15, 2008

    but car not smoking at all and also very quiet engine that you can hardly hear run.

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2009

    little bit of smoke comes out from my car engine oil valve after i drive it for 15 minutes

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    Putting in a engine into cruze 2010. Car is auto but engine going in is 5speed M. Would the wiring harness work from 5speed. To the auto box in the car?

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 119 Answers


If you see oil in air filter means oil cotrol piston ring worn out. or broken.
engine oil passes gap between engine block and piston rings.
so you need engine ovaholing.

Posted on Oct 14, 2008

  • ratdog208
    ratdog208 Feb 06, 2012

    i ahd the same thing on my 91 tercel and i put in a new pcv valve and poof, it was fixed!!!

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

WATER AND OIL MIX UNDER AIR FILTER 1997 Suzuki Swift • 1.3L 4 cylinder FWD Manual


have a compression test done on your engine to diagnose its state...if the cylinder head gasket has gone it will need replacing. You cannot fix it with sealnt.
The head gasket usually goes because of overheating at some prior time to the gasket going. The heat can cause the head to warp or crack in extreme circumstances. I n either case the head would have to be repaired if possible, adding sealant will not fix this.
The more you drive in this condition the more damage you are likely to incur

good luck

Jul 04, 2015 | Suzuki Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Dangerious engine splutter


Has anyone checked the fuel pressure, and has the fuel filter been replaced ?

Jun 25, 2013 | 1999 Chevrolet Blazer

2 Answers

BMW E36 With M52 Engine Hunting On Idle


check your coolant level. many cars now have sensors that detect if the coolant level is normal if not the engine searches for an idle speed from the computer..this can cause a stall condition..good luck

Jun 30, 2012 | 1998 BMW 3 Series

1 Answer

Oil in air filter box


It sounds as though you have some kind of problem going on in the engine. Does the engine run rough? What is the code for the check engine light? You can get it checked at AutoZone. Could be a bad/bent valve, cam timing off. I am thinking the check engine light is on because of an engine misfire. Please rate my answer so I get points for it.

Jan 20, 2012 | 2006 Ford Ranger

1 Answer

What parts do i needed for a tune up on a kia 2004 saoda


write down the manufacture date the vin number engine type and capacity eg1.5,1.8,2.0 armed with this info head down to your parts shop you will need. oil correct grade for your car 5litres will be more than enough or just right for 4 cyl. oil filter spark plugs some cars use irridium or platinum with some cars these do have standard equivilant that are cheeper fuel filter air filter a can of throttle body cleaner to clean the throttle body jack up the car sit it on stands never trust a jack remove the drain plug from the sump drain the oil into suitable dish or container and dispose of it responsibly replace the sump plug and tighten it firm locate and remove oil filter fit new filter spin it on then tighten by hand half a turn locate and change fuel filter dont forget to inspect filters for leaks when service is finished add new oil to correct level start engine run til oil light has gone out swich off recheck oil level remove spark plug leads mark them or do one at atime change spark plug put leads back on open air box remove old filter loosen clamp on air intake where it fits on to engine at throttle body move out of the way hold butterfly open and spray with cleaner to remove built up deposits a small bottle brush is good to get inside refit the air intake pipe and filter the cleaner will make the engine run a bit rough you may have to wind it a bit to start it it will clear itself after running for a short time be shaw to refit any plugs or connectors and pipes

Apr 06, 2011 | 2004 Kia Sedona

2 Answers

CHeck engine AND VSA light came on in my car 2003 Highlander


Hello, and welcome to FixYa. Without knowing the actual 'code' (the reason for the light being on), it is hard to state with any accuracy.

However...we see quite a bit, here in my shop, Highlanders with the Check Engine light on, right after an oil change. Often, whoever changes the oil sometimes checks the air filter, and, when they open the filter box, they knock off a vacuum hose going to the air filter box. This could be your problem.

Go out to the vehicle, pop the hood, and check the black box that holds the air filter, on the passenger side front of the engine compartment; look to see if a black rubber hose is not connected. If it is off, reconnect it and drive the vehicle 10 miles, shut it off, and drive another 10 miles. This may extinguish the light.

I hope that this info helps you out. Thanks for choosing FixYa for assistance.

May 19, 2010 | 2003 Toyota Highlander

1 Answer

Driving normal, at 80 kms, car seems to studder a bit, (gas wise) engine light comes on. Stop car, re-start, everything fine, no engine light, at 60 kms, fine, get up to 80 km, engine light comes on and...


First try replacing air filter if not done recently $30, next consider bad fuel put in fuel from major oil company from station with many patrons.Then you need to look at fuel delivery system including fuel filter and furl pump. But first try the 2 things mentioned.

Jan 22, 2010 | Land Rover Freelander Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Camry 1991- really sluggish and jerky


It's just going to take some time and simple cleaning. If there is an Auto Zone around your area, you can buy all the things needed to get the car running 100% again in no time at all for under $40.00. Here is a few things that I do when i get a new car with a few years under it's wheels. Buy a bottle of injector cleaner for the fuel injectors, like STP, a bottle of Marvel Mystery Oil to add to the engine oil, and two can's of Throttle body cleaner for the throttle body and follow the instructions on the can. Make sure it's throttle body cleaner. The Carburetor cleaner is to corrosive for the throttle body gasket. Once you have reached 3,000 miles, service the engine and have them replace the oil (5W-30) and filter and add another Marvel Mystery Oil. This will clean out all the carbon and sludge in the engine to free up the oil passage ways, replace the Air filter, and PVC valve every 30,000 miles or once a year. Cleaning out the throttle body and adding the fuel injector cleaner will also help the fuel system and have them replace the fuel filter every 30,000 miles or once a year to ensure there is no fuel restrictions in the fuel system. Once this has been done you will notice the engine runs like new and you may have to use the Marvel Mystery Oil and fuel injector cleaner every 6 months to keep the internal engine free from sludge and carbon. Good luck and keep me posted, be glad to help you keep the car running 100% for a long time. 

Sep 05, 2009 | 1991 Toyota Camry

1 Answer

Fiat Panda 1000CL- Turns but will not start


pour a thimble full of engine oil down each cyl then start it it should go sounds like rings have seized and you are getting no compression . this should make it start

Mar 30, 2009 | Fiat X1/9 Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
1993 Volkswagen Golf Logo

Related Topics:

207 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Volkswagen Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21927 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60541 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6811 Answers

Are you a Volkswagen Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...