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Jeep grand cherokee 2001 problem

I see oil in my engine and when i drive it makes a funny noise like air is sucking inside the engine

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See if the oil is above or below your valve cover. If it is above, clean your CCV and replace CCV gromet. If it is below, replace your valve cover gasket. If you really can't tell, spray carb cleaner on the engine when it is cold. Spray from top down and make sure it is clean in the area around the valve cover. Now watch where your oil is coming from and follow steps above.

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