Having problems with your 2006 Renault 181 ?

I have had 2 new turbos fitted to Trafic 53 2.5. in 2000 milesMileage 25000. Van still uses 1 litre oil per 100 miles.Any ideas what may be problem? Any ideas how to rectify it?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Valve seals need replaciing.Rubbers gone hard or cracked.
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