well, I found one of the oil leaks

CL Wong montesawong at yahoo.com
Wed Feb 20 17:44:21 EST 2002

I just had a similiar experience yesterday while I had
the car on ramps.  Except in my case, I'm losing
antifreeze.. Found dried coolant around a fitting near
or on the turbo in the vicinity of the oil filter.
Can't figure how to get to it yet.

--- Brett Dikeman <brett at cloud9.net> wrote:
> While installing the alternator, I went to go hang
> my worklight on
> one of the oil cooler lines. It moves when I bump
> it.  "What the?"
> I look up...this is the line that has been dripping
> at the fitting.
> Reach up...it wiggles substantially side to side,
> and as I wiggle it,
> a nice big drop of oil comes off the fitting.
> Loooovely.  I reach up
> and I'm able to turn it tight, finger tight, -quite-
> a bit.
> -Yikes-.  It's getting tightened soon as I figure
> out what tool will
> work best, and soon as the car's off the ramps, I'm
> checking the oil
> level again.  I can imagine what could have happened
> if it had opened
> up even more while I was going up to/at/coming back
> from the WDS.
> It's not pretty...

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