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      11-30-2012, 01:43 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by B9M0W View Post
I now know its not my engine oil because I'm not losing oil or see any engine engine oil dripping on the ground. kind of strange how it happens now and then.
Do not expect leaks to manifest on the ground. I had a massive leak for a month (housing) and it never let a droplet on the ground. I found only due to visual inspection triggered by intermittent horrible rubber bbq smell. Take a flashlight and inspect gasket areas (in particular oil filter housing, VANOS motor and valve cover gasket), all these areas result in oil dripping on the exhaust.
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