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Old 07-25-2011, 06:57 AM
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Pesky Oil Leak

Having a problem with an oil leak. Appears the leak is from the top end. I power washed the top end and tightened the lines and the leak stopped for a few days. The oil appears to pool in a low spot on the firewall side of the intake manifold, then it trickles down the back of the motor. Have not seen any performance issues but the volume of the leak is picking up. Reaking havok on my driveway.

Any ideas on identifying problem & repair?
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Old 07-25-2011, 07:09 AM
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Thanks for the direction, I'll take a look.
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