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Old 03-13-2013, 12:03 AM   #1
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engine worries. please relieve some anxiety!

jeep has a really thick black film, almost like the consistancy of wet dirt/clay around the engine block. ran my finger through it and i thought i was in kindergarden finger painting. is this just grime from age? it seemed moist around the gasket seal which i was not happy about as well. kind of nervous. not over heating, oil has been done on regular maintence. any input would be great. much love everyone.

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Does the whole block have this film? You could always give it a good wash with a degreaser and then monitor to see if you have a leak
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