Engine Oil Leak From Front Crankshaft Seal on Suzuki Esteem

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.

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Average mileage: 145,000 (145,000–145,000)
Engine affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder
5 model years affected: 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002
5 people reported this problem
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1996 Suzuki Esteem- 1.6L 4 Cylinder145,000
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.
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