1995 BMW 530i Q&A

1995 BMW 530i Question: oil leak

I own a 95 bmw 530i which has a severe oil leak dripping engine oil from behind the ac compressor , it's not the valve cover or pan gasket, any suggestions --- thanks, chris -
Answer 1
Valve cover gaskets are very common, so make sure that is not your leak. Other components in that area that might cause a leak is the chain tensioner, which is seals with a alloy washer and possible timing cover gasket. -
Answer 2
oil filter -
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