External oil leaks from the valve cover gaskets, intake manifold gaskets (front or rear), and the rear crankshaft seal area are common. The rear main seal is an unlikely source. Normally, leaks in this area are from the bearing cap mating surfaces as well as the sealing surface between the oil pan and bearing cap.
Various Engine Oil Leaks on Jeep Grand Cherokee
Average mileage: 180,566 (97,700–255,000)
Engines affected: 4.0L 6 Cylinder, 5.2L V8
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Currently my valve cover gasket needs to be replaced going to tackle it hopefully this weekend
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee- 4.0L 6 Cylinder255,000Visitor
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