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      01-04-2013, 06:39 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by GoRomeo View Post
Most likely valve cover gasket. I know ive had a very small leak for years. It doesnt even get to leak all the way down concrete. If it wasnt for the bottom plastic cover, my garage would be a a bit of a mess. I can see the oil over plastic cover from looking down the front passenger side. Dealer wanted to charge me 800 dlls to fix it. thanks but no thanks!!
+1, that's the only leak I've had knock on wood and it's common with our cars. You'll also notice smoke as it starts to leak more. Look at your headers..do you see burnt oil on them? If so, then it's definitely that.
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