post #1 of Old 10-16-2012, 09:01 AM Thread Starter
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Oil leak...need help

Ok so my jeep has been leaking a ton of oil. I replaced the rear main, oil pan and valves cover gasket. The oil filter housing is leaking too. But oils is still leaking from the upper part of the motor and I have no idea what it could be. Any suggestions?

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post #2 of Old 10-18-2012, 03:21 PM
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Depending on the year, I have a '95 XJ and the oil pressure sensor is right above the filter. I actually broke it clean off the 1st time I changed the oil cuz its plastic. If its even cracked, that may be an issue. $15 or $20 to replace it.

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post #3 of Old 12-10-2012, 12:02 AM
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The most common oil leak is on a jeep xj is the oil filter adapter. Which requires a torx 60 to remove. And only costs a $1 for the o ring...bet thing to do to see if its that I let it run. crawl underneath and look where the oil filter is.

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post #4 of Old 12-02-2013, 09:01 PM
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Just curious, did you ever find/fix your leak? If so, what was the problem? I have a similar problem but it's not leaking that bad. I think it's a head gasket.
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