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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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I have a 2003 ford focus Ghia 1.6, 16V, 37500 miles My sister

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I have a 2003 ford focus Ghia 1.6, 16V, 37500 miles My sister owned, I purchased on 10th October, had a service completed at. 48270 miles along with an MOT 21st March, the car is not leaking Oil yet on the 15th July the car had No oil as the oil light started flashing and was making a terrible noise, now engine needs to be reconditioned what would have caused this, car had never been bad on oil before
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Robert replied 4 years ago.

Hi..

 

Hopefully I can help..

 

I do know it will be a bit late now ..but did you ever notice any blue smoke at start up or at any point in between the service then and the problem now?