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Engine oil leaks from cam plug and seal, valve cover, head gasket, and distributor on Dodge Dakota

Problem Description and Possible Solution

Common areas for engine oil leaks include the camshaft plug, camshaft seal (sprocket end), valve cover gaskets, cylinder head gasket and distributor.

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Dodge Dakota Vehicles With This Problem

RepairPal Fair Price Estimate
$611-$888
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Average mileage: 168,500 (147,000–190,000)
Engine affected: 2.5L 4 Cylinder
5 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1995
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Head gasket was blown. I replaced with new head gasket and torqued to specs.replaced valve cover gasket. Started engine and have a bad oil leak from backside of engine. I did not replace cam seal or plug. Would this be my problem?