Coated in Oil

Kent McLean kentmclean at
Fri Feb 18 20:11:55 EST 2005

Mark J. Besso wrote:
> When I got to the front bumper cover it had an oil film with
> dirt adhered to it on the lower section of the right side.  

Why do you think it is coming from your engine?
It may have been the car ahead of you leaking oil,
or you were splashed by an oil-coated puddle.

If not, use a degreaser or Simple Green to clean your
engine bay, then look for leaks.  The "oil" may have
been a leak or spray of engine coolant, too.

Kent McLean
'94 100 S Avant, "Moody"

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