ford bantam

Asked by GuruXN1HK Nov 03, 2018 at 06:00 AM about the Ford Bantam

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

ford bantam 1.3 rocam, i have replaced the oil pump, but when the engine is
hot the oil light  stays on and funny noise when idling , but when the engine is
cold runs smooth

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Sounds like the main or big end bearings. If the oil pump fails on these engines, it best to do a complete overhaul and get the crank checked as well.

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