Mitsubishi
Galant
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Oil leak from valve cover gaskets on Mitsubishi Galant

Problem Description and Possible Solution

It is not uncommon for oil leaks to develop from the valve cover gaskets. Replacement of the leaking gaskets will repair this issue.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 151,350 (105,800–210,000)
Engines affected: 2.4L 4 Cylinder, 3.0L V6
2 model years affected: 2001, 2003
10 people reported this problem
Comments
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My low oil light has been coming on lately and my car smells like its burning thru oil and just recently started making a putting sound as well
Oil leak from valve cover gasket. I put 800$ for 2 times but still same problem
Looking for mechanic to change valve cover and spark plug gaskets, them bad boys are leaking oil and starting to short out other electrical components on the vehicle.
Grit build up on the engine block, black and kind of sandy.