Close
Q:

rear main seal on 1998 Chevrolet Tahoe

Rookie cbe0621eac06868b3efe0d8d1d3611e23c60d3114864ea2ec19a68cfbd3eebab
while driving my tahoe leaks oil badly, it drips onto exaust pipes and smells terrible. i think it is the rear main seal. It does not leak while parked
(1) Answer
| |
If its coming from with in the bell housing you may be correct. You may need to wash down the engine to pinpoint the leak. A garage may look for a leak using dye in the oil, or using a smoke machine oil generate smoke through the dipstick tube and plugging of any engine vents to see where the smoke leaks out.