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Old 02-16-2011, 01:56 PM   #36
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Originally Posted by ffrcobra_65 View Post
there are 4 places for an oil leak.

1) Oil Cooler. If the stains or drops are in the vicinity of the cooler, highly likely, oil cooler gasket/o-ring is the issue
2) if the bottom of the oil pan, front and/or back, is coated with film of oil, the oil pan gasket is the problem
3) if there is oil droplets on the center/bottom of the bellhousing, the problem could be either the rear main seal or the rear engine cover porosity issue........or BOTH.

And I have all three.........does that mean I win the prize

To hell with it I'll put oil in the engine before I'm going to tear it apart for a small drop of oil or two.

Ken
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