I have oil leak under the hood. They are saying it is possibly engine value covers. What happens if I don't stop this leak and how expensive is it to repair?
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2001 Toyota Corolla Question: oil leak
Answer #1hemicuda June 22, 2011, 14:11Master
If you don't address this leak you will have to watch the oil level, So it doesn't get too low and you can check the repair estimate here www.repairpal.com/estimator put in you vehicle's info and choose valve cover replace
Answer #2patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, June 22, 2011, 16:32Master
It takes .8 hour to replace the V/Cover gasket and plug tube seals ($35 parts) if its not been done recently the valve clearance should be checked while the Valve Cover is off.