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post #1 of 3 Old 11-28-2013, 08:45 AM Thread Starter
Mudder63
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Oil leak from oil filter area

I have a 2004 jeep liberty with the 3.7L engine. After changing the oil it continues to leak from the oil filter area. I thought it was a bad seal on the filter so I changed the filter again. It is still doing it. This has been going on for about a month now. I know after doing the filter change you get a few drops for about a day that drips down on that metal piece in front of the axle, but is continues to drip there.

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post #2 of 3 Old 11-28-2013, 09:43 AM
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Check the oil pressure sensor right above the oil filter.Use only a OEM sensor bought from the dealership,it's worth the extra $$$.

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post #3 of 3 Old 11-28-2013, 10:42 AM
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I would also check to make sure a gasket from an old filter is not stuck on the oil filter adapter.
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