Oil leak on 1995 Cadillac Seville STS

I have an oil leak but the smoke come out through the front grill (mostly on the drivers side)I have had some tell me this couldn't be from the oil pan. I have tried to look under it. My thinking is it seems to run down the bottom rail of the car toward the front and then gets hot if that makes any sense. I am now having to add oil pretty regular which I usually added a quart or 2 between oil changes which they told me was norm for this Northstar engine and mileage 165,000 miles on it. Wonder what your thinking is about this leak??? Jan

by in Columbia, MS on March 03, 2010
2 answers
ANSWER by on March 04, 2010
The most common cause for an oil leak on your 1995 Cadillac Seville STS would be from the lower section of the crankcase. There are many other possible places where your engine could develop oil leaks. Cleaning the engine and then performing a complete inspection may be the best way to begin to determine the cause of your leak or leaks.
ANSWER by on November 27, 2010
your car has a oil cooler on the drivers side of the radiator. Check radiator or two oil lines running to the radiator. Lines could be leaking
Related Items:
never thought that i would need to worrie about a cadiilac for a while, its allready useing oil and its crazy how there are over 200 people with this problem and there isent a recall? i dont care h...
i have a slow oil leak. not measurable with dip stick,i use synthetic oil.
The engine may develop an oil leak from the lower crankcase portion of the engine block. Our technicians tell us that the engine...
...bove. The diagnostic code they used was J0000. Was told there was a power steering leak and an oil leak "in a few places". What could be involved? And what would be a reasonable price to pay for...
have a 2000 sts cadillac leaking oil at the rear lower engine,what options do I have as far as repair

Related Content