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Crankcase

Auto Systems and Repair

Mounted between the engine block and the oil pan, the crankcase supports the crankshaft, allowing it to spin freely while transmitting power (torque) from the engine.

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Engine oil leak
  • Knocking noise from engine

Related Repair Advice

  • Engine-specific oil sealing procedures must be employed when installing the crankcase

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