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Old 01-11-2012, 04:28 PM   #1
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Leaking oil?

My vehicle has been leaking for some time and iv been lax about it. I drive a 1998 jeep wrangler sahara. This is my first vehicle since I got my license last august and im 16. Theres fluid around my undercarriage and I just cant find where its coming from. I cant even find the plug on my vehicle that drains the oil! I can find it on other vehicles but Im gettn super annoyed. So can someone point out to me the various spots oil can leak? And how to get to them.



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OK take a big piece of card board and place it under the motor on the ground then check after a couple hours . So above the drips is your leak.

the drain plug is on the pan just crawl under with a light

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The drips are above the plug, but my guess is that the oil is dripping along the tank them falling, which is misleading.
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I just had 2 recently, one from the distributor and one from the oil filter housing. Often times it could be head gasket leaks too.
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