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Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 04 2012, 10:39pm

Im new here, and im having this oil leak from hell that wont go away its right above the oil filter, ive bought a new gasket, new sealant, it keeps leaking, anybody have ideas how to stop this? Thank you..
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Re: oil leak

Postby ASTE25 » Oct 04 2012, 10:49pm

Is it coming from the oil cooler block off plate?
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Re: oil leak

Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 04 2012, 10:51pm

Yeah. I believe thats it. 2 bolts.
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Postby Machster69 » Oct 04 2012, 11:03pm

Be sure the surface for the gasket seat is clean... It should seal
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Re: oil leak

Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 04 2012, 11:57pm

Ok ill have to make sure, thanks...
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Re: oil leak

Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 08 2012, 2:57am

can you guys tell me what you think of where my oil leak is comming from?
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Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 08 2012, 3:00am

oil leaking from where?
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Postby Machster69 » Oct 08 2012, 3:13am

All i see is your tongue lol. So are ypu not sure its coming from the cooler block?
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Re: oil leak

Postby moochu26 [OP] » Oct 08 2012, 3:20am

i really dont know when i turned the truck on it took about a minute for oil to start running down the side of the cooler from the top so i put sealer all on top and gonna let it dry and see where that goes and hopefully it stops but, if it keeps leaking im thinking its the rear main comming down dripping, the truck has 230xxx. so its a good probably. see what your thoughts in the picture. maybe better pictures next time..
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Re: oil leak

Postby ASTE25 » Oct 08 2012, 3:28am

Looks like the oil pan gasket to me.
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