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post #1 of 4 Old 07-07-2010, 05:41 PM Thread Starter
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oil leak

i havnt posted on here in a while. i just picked up a new (to me) 2000 f-250. the under side of the truck is cleaner than ive ever seen but there is an oil leak coming off of the starter where it meets the tranny. havnt really looked into it but wondered if it was a common thing as the leak is pretty bad.

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90,000 on the engine and 253 on the truck
aftermarket:
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Foil Delete...(no difference noticed)...
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Tow package
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Exhaust(kat and muffler delete)
2" leveling kit by AAA spring(local)
tranny w/triple disc tq
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where has all my mileage gone....
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post #2 of 4 Old 07-07-2010, 05:42 PM
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sounds like a leak on the dipstick port nut.

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thanks for the quick reply, ill check that out.

99.5/01 F250 SD 4x4 SOF ext. cab short bed
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Gooseneck hitch
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It could also be the valve cover gasket. I know one guy that burned up 2 starters before he found out what it was.
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