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1996 honda prelude oil leak

I just changed head gasket of a 96 2.3 engine. Had head surfaced. Engine runs good but has oil leak on right side of engine- looks like under thermostat housing. It is running down crossmember on to exhaust leaving puddles on ground, any idea? Head is dry, valve cover is not leaking. Checked oil filter, checked oil sending unit all dry. Not leaking coolant.installed new raditor,thermostat all new gaskets.

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  • dmhigg Nov 18, 2008

    I have check steering and a/c. Leak is on back side of engine firewall side under throttle body I lost one and half quarts of oil in one hour of running. Have car on jack stands and hard to see were oil coming from.

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Try ur cam seals thats wat happened to my prelude man

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Did you check the steering pump, AC compression pump, etc or other engine components ? it could be something other than the engine.

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