hi mike, ta for reply.
coil, cap, leads, rotor arm, plugs, don't see anything else
Was the oil and other parts changed because of this issue or did it come on after?
Head gasket changed initially due to oil/water leak and suspicion of inter cylinder leak. Normal 100% servicing done at this time with gasket change
Was engine flushed at all?
Yes because of water/ oil mix.
Exactly what type and grade of oil used?
Was fuel filter changed?
Yes fuel, air and oil filters all changed.
Fault light come on, on the dash?
Run any diagnostic tests?
No software available.
What mileage on car?
How exactly did this come about?
Initial problem, compression test suggested head gasket problem.
Why was head gasket changed? Had it overheated? Was it misfiring before?
Misfiring initially thus compression test done, gasket changed. Never
overheated. Slight evidence of gasket leak between oil and water and between cylinders two and three, original stainless gasket with rubber lines.
When was the head gasket changed, tested and skimmed?
Head gasket changed - Oct 2013, head skimmed, valves reseated, new stem seals at this time.
Was a newtiming belt fitted?
Yes and new cam shaft seals fitted