Problem Description and Possible Solution
The intake manifold gasket can develop external engine oil leaks. The intake manifold will need to be removed and the gaskets replaced to correct this issue.
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Average mileage: 103,250 (71,000–145,000)
Engines affected: 3.1L V6, 3.8L V6
11 people reported this problem
This is also time to install new injector seals. Check for a coolant airlock via "coolant line valve, (same size as a tire valve)" after evac. , otherwise chance heat damage to heads . Use engine oil flush, siliconed areas have to be clean. Do a second oilchange a week later, three years later, change out your expired acidic gasket eating coolant .