The engine oil pan gasket can develop a leak. Leaking oil may accumulate on the exhaust system resulting in a burning smell. Replacing the gasket should correct this leak.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Ford F-150 Engine Oil Pan Gasket May Leak
Ford F-150 Problem
Engines Affected: 4.9L 6 Cylinder, 5.0L V8, 5.4L V8, 5.8L V8
Average Mileage: 125,590 mi (56,000 mi - 260,000 mi)
Visitor, 1992 Ford F-150, 5.8L V8, 124,000 mi
oil leaking from the back of motor onto the bellhousing
big leak around oil pan
Oil pan gasket as well as front seal. Bought it like this, not a bad leak. Previous owner tried to caulk around it....?????
Visitor, 1992 Ford F-150, 5.0L V8, 68,000 mi
oil pan gasket pushing out of place replaced gasket and pan with new one piece reinforced gasket from fel pro
Visitor, 1995 Ford F-150
Not only the gasket, but the oil pan itself developed a hole and needed replacing.
Visitor, 2005 Ford F-150, 5.4L V8
Terrible oil leak that just developed over night at rear of engine looks like oil pan but I find this hard to believe
Visitor, 2006 Ford F-150, 5.4L V8, 58,000 mi
I have a 2006 F-150 king ranch that developed a oil pan leak after 58,000 miles, so the ford dealer says and $397.00 for repair a day later after the repair it leaked again so I took the truck back to the dealer this tome the diagnosis was the rear main seal leak that's costing over $900. 00 I called the Ford Quality complaint hot line to report the problem and to see if there are any recalls for the problem this is a must do to get a recall started a certain amount of complaints must be reported to this hot line number before it gets on the recall list. So if you have a problem with your vehicle please call the HOT LINE NUMBER at 1-800-392-3673 for the hearing impaired call 1-800-232-5952 please report your problem and make your complaint known.
oil pan leaks
Visitor, 1990 Ford F-150, 5.0L V8, 140,000 mi
The part about the oil getting onto the manifold is especially true with my leak. Very glad to read it is not a head gasket.
Visitor, 1990 Ford F-150, 4.9L 6 Cylinder, 136,000 mi
oil leaking on back side pan next to clutch