Well I know people who have thought the bottom end was gone and it was tappets, I know people who thought the tappets have gone and it was the bottom end. I know someone who thought the worst and it was only the head gasket. I am off to buy a compression tester... also 2L 8v problems! (Damian Coull)
Untill Mav has done a compression test we can't be sure what it is.