Oil filter adapter may seep oil between adapter and engine block on Dodge Dakota

On the 3.9L V6 and 5.2L V8 it is often misdiagnosed as a leaking oil filter gasket, the oil filter adapter can seep from between the adapter and engine block.

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Average mileage: 119,000 (119,000–119,000)
Engine affected: 5.2L V8
5 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1999
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1999 Dodge Dakota - 5.2L V8 119,000 mi,
has not been fixed yet but obviously this is the problem/.