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post #1 of 2 Old 09-08-2011, 01:15 PM Thread Starter
Frenimy
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Oil Leak ???

I have an oil leak and it is either the rear of the oil pan or the back of the valve cover as I have learned is also common. The problem I see is that I cant see behind the valve cover or get a hand behind it to check it out. Does anyone know a tip or trick that will help get the valve cover and firewall apart a little bit to get in a check to see which end of the motor is leaking?

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Chris


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post #2 of 2 Old 09-08-2011, 01:39 PM
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Have someone with small hands, wife, girlfriend, child, midget....reach behind the valve cover. Being a Jeep its probably leaking from both places.
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