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2002 Buick Rendezvous Question: what is fair price to replace something called the "oil pan" or "gasket Pan"?

 

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sfa36, Mount Dora, FL, July 18, 2013, 06:47
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oil is leaking out. first I went to independent mechanic & that's what they told me. then I went to Buick & they said there was no leak but oil was all over the place & to come back (no charge) if leak reappeared. I went back after observing oil starting to leak again & they said the something another
pan (sorry I don't recall name) needed replacement. thank you.. I see the drips on paper I've placed in the garage under the car.

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    July 18, 2013, 20:38
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    The most common places for a 3.4 engine to leak are the intake manifold ends and the oil pump drive located under the rear of the intake manifold. See if someone in your area can add a flourescent dye to your oil and pinpoint your leak to properly diagnose it.

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