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post #1 of (permalink) Old 05-22-2001, 02:11 PM
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Finding an oil leak

What is the best way to find an oil leak?

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post #2 of (permalink) Old 05-22-2001, 02:34 PM
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Re: Finding an oil leak

Find a puddle of oil and look up..[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/wink.gif[/img] Clean as much crud off as you can on the suspicious area.. The cleaner it is the easier it is to find the leak.. After about a day of use check back on the cleaned spot to see if its wet with oil.. Keep the oil levels up durring any of this.. That includes blinker fluid.. [img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/laugh.gif[/img]
Some companies have this flourecent additive that goes into your oil and you hunt around with a UV bulb looking for the glowy spots..[img]/wwwthreads_images/icons/crazy.gif[/img] What else are these guys going to think up?


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