2006 BMW 525i Q&A
2006 BMW 525i Question: oil leak
I have a oil leak, I changed the gasket on the filter housing and now I see a leak between the engine housing and some other part. Is the a gasket or does this need tightning - Visitor
These gasket can seem to leak if arent cleaned properly, especially if oil reaches the block webbing, which is usually does. Other parts that leak around that area, are the vanos feed hose, pcv valve drain, oil pressure swich and rocker cover gasket - Chow
Valve cover gasket leaks are common after 60,000 miles. Symptoms will include oil drips under the vehicle and burning oil smell from the engine compartment.
I drained it off and it still smoke can I let the car run until it clear out because I no that its on the spark plugs. HELP!
When shocks are worn out, oil often leaks out. What color is the oil?
car has white smoke coming out of the exhaust pipe and is down about a quart of oil.
...it has been running fine, I checked my fuel efficiency and its been around 21mpg, I do have an oil leak but I monitor and add oil when necessary, any ideas what may have happened I had it towed to m...