1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Q&A
1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Question: oil leak
Make sure the oil filter is tight and not the source of the leak. - Bret Bodas
Have oil filter housing check out.root cause most likely is the O-ring failed causing the leaks... - Visitor
I had the same problem, it would get on my serpentine belt and a little on the ground. I replaced the two seals that mount the oil heat exchanger to the oil filter assembly, and also the seal on the little cover below on the timing cover. It is an access point to gallerys or for oil pressure. It, or the upper seals will slowly leak down the front of the engine and make you think the oil filter cap is the culprit. This cured my only leak and kept things cleaner all around. Hope this helps. E - Visitor
Having the same problem. Do you know where I can find diagram of the components and parts for this area of the filter system? - slu59
Oil leaks can develop around the oil filter housing.
major coolant leak. as soon as i put coolant it leaks out. coming from the front of the engine block. directly behind the fan. i can squeeze any of hoses and hear the air push through and more cool...
...there any picture that you could share to me because I can not pin point the location of the oil leak on my ML320 & I maintain & repair my own
I have a bad oil leak on the driver side of the engine. Already replaced the cam cover gasket....