is this... normal? exhaust coming from the crank case? - Focus Fanatics
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace



Go Back   Focus Fanatics > Ford Focus Tech Discussions > General Technical Chat

General Technical Chat This section is for technical discussions relating to general maintenance, electrical issues, engine trouble, and recalls.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-02-2013, 12:50 PM   #1
Eklipse113
Focus Enthusiast
 
Eklipse113's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Fan#: 63711
Location: North Chicago, IL
What I Drive: 2009 Black Clearcoat Coupe SES

Posts: 400
FF Reputation: 4 Eklipse113 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
is this... normal? exhaust coming from the crank case?

So I've been having some issues with my car lately and when messing with it to see what a vacuum leak actually would make my car do (by opening up the oil cap) I found the damn thing had positive pressure inside it. It looks like it's blowing air at the same frequency as my exhaust.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BTH054XdAQ

That's... not normal... right?

I did a compression test and think I found a cylinder that is lower than the others (after 25 seconds cranking it still didn't hit 190-200psi range, but my battery was dying and I needed to stop to go drive it and let it recharge)...


__________________
-Alex
2009 Focus Coupe SES 5-spd MTX
Steeda STS, Steeda SRI, FSWerks Race header, 2.5" flex, and 2.5" race exhaust
Tuned by Focus-Power (Tom)
Eklipse113 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 02-05-2013, 12:32 AM   #2
Red Jay 918
Focus Fanatic
 
Red Jay 918's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Fan#: 79277
Location: Tulsa, OK
What I Drive: 2010 Focus SE

Posts: 1,859
FF Reputation: 7 Red Jay 918 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
PCV? ~shrugs~
Red Jay 918 is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:57 AM.


Copyright 2002-2014 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information : Site Map

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.