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Oil leaks from top of dip stick tube - 1990 Ford Ranger 2.9 liter

(1990 Ford Ranger)
in Loudon, NH on June 24, 2011
I have oil coming out of the top of the dipstick when running. If I take the oil filler cap off, it stops. Could it be the PCV? If so can you help me find where the PCV is located?
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on June 25, 2011
It does sound like the pcv valve has failed. It should be located on passenger side of engine. Find the oil fill cap on the valve cover, look to the inside from there toward the center area of intake and back a bit, mounted in a hose.
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