Oil Leak

Phil Rose pjrose at frontiernet.net
Sun Dec 28 15:53:12 EST 2003

At 12:30 PM -0800 12/28/03, Chuck Pierce wrote:
>It seems I have a small oil leak. Question is where!
>This not a big leak just is making a mess of the lower end of the 
>engine and front cross member.
>Do the oil pan bolts have a tendency to back up a bit?
>It looks looks like it is seeping from around where the oil pan 
>attaches to the block and where the small addition to the attaches 
>to the oil pan on the exhaust side.
>Do the front crank seals go away on their own very often?

Is the oil filter nice and dry (that would be too easy, wouldn't it)?

Are you sure it's engine oil? My PS pump was leaking, yet I noticed 
nothing until the fluid reached the bottom of the oil pan (I was 
certain it was _engine_ oil until I did a very careful inspection of 
the bottom side of the PS pump).


Phil Rose
Rochester, NY
mailto:pjrose at frontiernet.net

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