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1997 Dodge Avenger Question: oil leak

 

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hankthetank, 4 Cylinder, Caledonia, OH, April 14, 2009, 16:51
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Mechanic said we had head gasket leaking oil on the outside at back of engine. Puddles oil on driveway. checked oil filter, plug, pan and replaced a valve cover gasket. Still have oil leak

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    Protech2989 April 14, 2009, 17:43
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    There is a service bulletin that was put out by Dodge September 17, 1999 in which Multi-Layer steel head gaskets have been developed. This new gasket provides superior sealing characteristics,but will require extra in installation where a composite gasket was previously in placed.

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