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1997 psd oil leak

I get a puddle of oil about 3 inches in diameter everytime i drive my truck and let it sit. Its dripping of the bottom of the starter and i can see where its running down the side of the block. what are my possibilities of where its comming from?
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The valley of the engine. Get up on top of the engine with a flashlight and start looking for oil/fuel.

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^^^^^ First, determine whether it's oil or fuel.
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its the valve cover gasket on the passenger side. i got in there with a light and i could watch the oil spray out while the truck was running!
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