On the 3.9L V6 and 5.9L V8 the engine oil leaks at the distributor can be misdiagnosed as leaks from the intake manifold seal, oil pan gasket, or rear crankshaft (rear main) seal. A revised distributor is available if oil is found inside the distributor.
Engine oil leaks at distributor may be misdiagnosed on Dodge Dakota
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1994 Dodge DakotaVisitor
Started to leak when I pulled something heavy
can I use engine flush
Common areas for engine oil leaks include the camshaft plug, camshaft seal (sprocket end), valv...
On the 3.9L V6, 5.2L V8 and 5.9L V8 the Oil leaks commonly from the valve cover gaskets, intake...