An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal due to hardening of the rubber seal. There is a revised seal and sleeve available to correct this concern. Our technicians tell us that changing the oil every 3000 miles may help prolong seal life.
Car Problem Reports
Suzuki Esteem Engine Oil Leak From Front Crankshaft Seal
Suzuki Esteem Problem
Engine Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder
Visitor, 1996 Suzuki Esteem, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 145,000 mi
Been using a lot of oil forever. I just put a quart in every week . Had to get the timing belt/water pump replaced and had the mechanic replace the crankshaft seal.