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Gas in the oil pan

I have gas in my oil pan when I cheaked my oil I can see a drop of gas mixed in the oil wy is that and is it a head gasket

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  • f_galeotafio Nov 28, 2008


    I came to the conclusion that its my fuel ejectors as well its leaking internally into the intake down into cylinder walls down through the crankshaft into the oil pan. The fuel can only run down and it goes into the oil pan the only way to detect the problem is to do a diagnostic cheak fuel pressure cheak. As to my piston rings I cant see it being my piston rings because I’m not getting blow by of oil or gas coating my spark plugs when I start my engine it runs fine no blue smoke or engine running intermitting.

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What car is this? cause some old models have a gaspump atached to the engine, and leak gas inside mixing it with your oil

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No it you piston rings

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