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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Hi I have a ford transit T280 diesel has done only 80k and

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Hi I have a ford transit T280 diesel has done only 80k and less than three years old! engine has seized! full service history is this covered under warranty???


For an engine to seize then usually its a lack of oil or coolant

if there's oil in the sump and coolant in the tank then there's a very good chance that there's an internal fault possibly with an oil pump drive part and the warrenty should be honoured and a new engine fitted

if the oil or coolant level was allowed to get too low then they may not honour the warrenty
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