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Hiya, when I bought the car it had an oil leak, I had all the gaskets replaced and this stopped the leak, 357 miles after this I had to put a litre of oil in because the warning message came up, now I’m putting a litre of oil in every 100+ miles, can anyone offer advice re this and also can anyone tell me how many litres of oil does the engine hold. I’m getting to the point now that I want to get rid, thanks.
 

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Hiya, when I bought the car it had an oil leak, I had all the gaskets replaced and this stopped the leak, 357 miles after this I had to put a litre of oil in because the warning message came up, now I’m putting a litre of oil in every 100+ miles, can anyone offer advice re this and also can anyone tell me how many litres of oil does the engine hold. I’m getting to the point now that I want to get rid, thanks.
Hi, did you get any resolution on this? I'm having a similar issue....
 

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they use oil from factory, its worth trying a cleaning agent ie i use seafoam in the oil for 50 miles tops then change oil this will clean the piston rings of crud even worth dropping some in the spark plug holes and leave over night then crank engine with no plugs in, its one of those kill or cure as if its dirt related oil use this stuff will clear it, but if engine is just worn out it might make it worse.
also worth checking the intercooler ie pipe off see how much oil has collected in bottom of it,, if a lot then turbo seals failing if none its engine related, worth finding out where the engine runs temperature wise as to high due to thermostat playing up or temp sensor or jockey wheel lack of grip to water pump can cause to much heat this thins oil this makes them use oil big time,
 
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