The engine may develop an oil leak from the lower crankcase portion of the engine block. Our technicians tell us that the engine must be removed from the vehicle to properly repair this oil leak.
Car Problem Reports
Cadillac Eldorado Oil Leaks From Lower Engine Area
Cadillac Eldorado Problem
Engine Affected: 4.6L V8
Average Mileage: 95,788 mi (63,000 mi - 148,000 mi)
Visitor, 2000 Cadillac Eldorado, 70,000 mi
Leaks badly... it will cost around $2000 to have the engine removed to fix?!?!??!
Visitor, 1996 Cadillac Eldorado, 97,231 mi
Oil leak under motor. Checked everything myself and found the line running into the oil filter holder was leaking tightened leak there stoped but cant locate other leak
Visitor, 1994 Cadillac Eldorado, 82,000 mi
oil pan leak engine had to be lifted to fix
Visitor, 1998 Cadillac Eldorado, 63,000 mi
leak is from the oil pan. i am a pro mechanic. These engines suck. I hate to say it,but this doesn't happen w/foregin cars
Visitor, 2000 Cadillac Eldorado, 148,000 mi
Very slow oil leak... like one or two small drops per week..
Visitor, 1997 Cadillac Eldorado
car wouldnt start as i tried to the oil rushed out like a foutain, what could that be?
Visitor, 2000 Cadillac Eldorado, 72,000 mi
ENGINE OIL LEAK AROUND CRANK CASE