Friday, December 16, 2011

Common Causes of Car Oil Leaks?

Common car oil leak locations:---

  1. Cracked valve cover gasket.
  2. Faulty PCV valve.
  3. Oil pump worn out.
  4. Oil pan got cracked.
  5. Distributor O-rings.
  6. Rear main seal.
  7. Transmission seal,drain pump and tranny lines.
  8. Brake line,master cylinder and brake hoses.
  9. Clogged/Cracked oil filter.
  10. Power Steering hoses and pump.
This all possible parts needs to be checked, when you notice any oil and engine fluid leak.
The oil pan should not be banged, dented, or warped. If this happens the gasket may not seal properly and cause oil to leak. Check the oil pan drain plug.The PCV valve gets clogged and can cause oil leak.Valve gasket gets blown up due to pressure or get cracked due to getting old and oil leaks.

For your help, there are few Car Engine oil related solved problem listed below. You can go through it.

How to Perform a Basic Engine Tune-Up

Car Engine Overhaul Tips?

Car oil leak?

Car oil leaks from valve cover gasket?


Troubleshoot Car Oil leak?


Low oil pressure light on Dodge Magnum? 

Kia Sportage leaking oil from oil pan? 
Car Turns OFF due to low oil pressure warning light?

For more oil and oil pump details check out the direct links below: --- 
Oil pressure for 2001 gmc jimmy V6? 

How to replace Oil Pan on 2008 Honda Odyssey?

How to replace Oil Pressure Sensor on 2008 Honda Odyssey?

How to replace Oil Pump on 2008 Honda Odyssey?

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