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Old 12-10-2013, 04:35 PM   #1
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So have a lil oil seeping from head gasket front of motor driver side into the valley out side of motor its only like maybe 3 inches rest is clean.



If i was to re torque the head in that corner could that solve my leak
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Old 12-10-2013, 06:53 PM   #2
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Thats highly unusual. Are you sure that it's not the valve cover gasket or PCV leaking? As for the question, no, don't mess with the bolts, if it is leaking, you need to change the gasket.
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Old 12-10-2013, 07:15 PM   #3
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I agree with JC, look into replacing your gaskets.
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Old 12-10-2013, 07:30 PM   #4
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U know it might be the valve cover gasket i will double check i hop it is bec i don't have the money to replace head gasket. I bet its crazy exspinsive
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