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2002 Saab 9-5 Question: My father is claiming that it is a valve cover gasket leak?

 

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Derek Woolever, Mount Holly, NC, November 08, 2012, 08:41
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If the valve cover was indeed leaking, wouldn't it be external? Again thank you for your assistance on this matter.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13472 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper November 08, 2012, 12:46
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    valve cover gaskets normally leak externally, ck again it may just look like a v/c gasket but it could be eng blowby caused by malfunctioning pcv system

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    goodguy November 08, 2012, 13:00
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    yes it would be if there is oil running down the valve cover then it could be leaking

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