The leak may develop from the oil pump seal. Our technicians prefer to use thread locker when replacing the seal to prevent the bolts from becoming loose again.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Subaru Outback Oil Pump Seal May Leak
Subaru Outback Problem
Engine Affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 140,000 mi (80,000 mi - 200,000 mi)
Visitor, 2006 Subaru Outback, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, 80,000 mi
burning oil smell after long periods of driving....
leaking and smoking from oil pump.