a oil leak that will cost too much and or more than cost of car. I am now having to replace my alternator due to leak. Leak all the time. Repair person said it will cost me too much to repair due to age of auto, parts and service. Need to find a headlight cover hopefully used to save money.
bad oil leak on 1995 Mercedes-Benz E320
by schenson in Orange, TX on January 09, 2011
ANSWER by patrick mannion , January 09, 2011
Depending on what is causing the oil leaks it may be expensive to fix particularly if the engine has excess blow by. Google search "car parts wrecking yards" you will get a list of individual wrecking yards. Some of the sites allow you to enter in the details of the type model and year of car you are looking for and then distributes your parts request to thousands of wrecking yards around the US so you don't have to make loads of calls to individual wrecking yards.