engine oil leak lower left side,oil filter,valve covers and line connetions dry on 1998 Lincoln Continental

need location of oil sending unit which is suspect.over 4,000 miles,uses 1/4 QT. 102,000 miles,runs and looks great. hope you can help

by in Venice, FL on January 05, 2013
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ANSWER by , January 05, 2013
4.6L engine i am sure Just above the oil filter is the sender, it should appear as if the filter is leaking though! Why are you even concerned with 4 OZ. of oil in 4k mi.? Do you park on a carpeted floor and see a spot????
COMMENT by , January 06, 2013
thanks for the info. garage floor is finished and ther have been a couple of people slipping incidents when car was not there. figured if it wasn't big deal i would fix it.