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2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Question: 169000 miles slow leak on bottom around oil filter and plug bolt no oil needed

 

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dannyinpv, 4.8L V8, Potwin, KS, November 07, 2013, 14:59
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checked oil filter and plug looks like oil pan seal how hard to replace

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    Kool Tool November 07, 2013, 16:34
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    the gasket on the drain bolt is easy to change but drain your oil first most gaskets will either come right over treads or pull it up to the treads and screw it upwards.

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    dannyinpv, November 07, 2013, 17:47
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    THANKS FOR YOUR HELP

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    Kool Tool, November 08, 2013, 06:34
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    you're welcome kool tool.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13601 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper November 08, 2013, 06:29
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    ck to make sure the leak is not from above and dripping down

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