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1995 Ford Ranger Question: real bad oil leak put a quart of oil every day it is all over the front engine

 

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alondra, 3.0L V6, Boston, MA, January 09, 2013, 12:09
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also the passenger side

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    Tomiko January 09, 2013, 12:13
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    maybe your timing cover is leaky

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    globalhelper January 09, 2013, 13:01
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    TOMIKO REALLY? CLEAN ENG THEN ADD OIL LEAK DYE AND DRIVE THEN LOOK FOR LEAK SOURCE

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    your.mechanic, January 09, 2013, 14:36
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    Explain to her that the timing cover on this vehicle does NOT have any oil, it is just a dust cover to protect the timing belt.

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    pushrod, January 09, 2013, 15:00
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    This is a 3.0 pushrod eng. that does not have a timing belt but does have a timing chain!!!!

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    alondra, January 10, 2013, 08:29
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    thanks i think its the crankshaft seal

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    your.mechanic January 09, 2013, 14:34
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    possible crank seal leaking or oil pan gasket leaking, there is NO way the timing cover can leak oil, it does not have any oil!

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    alondra, January 10, 2013, 08:32
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    thanks I am thinking the same thing putting in shop Monday morning a $10 part plays a major roll in every day travel

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