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Oil is leaking out of my 1992 GEO Prizm at a rapid rate. How much would it cost to fix it? I have an oil seal, but it isn't working well.

Oil is leaking out of the back of my 92 GEO Prizm. The oil seal is not working, and have to put a quart of oil in it every hundred miles. What can I do, and how much would it cost to get this fixed?

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The repair depends where you are . prices are different every where. it sounds that who fixed to oil seal do not know how to. this is the link to my garage I am on facebook.https://www.facebook.com/TedsRepairs

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there should be a mark on the lower pulley (aka crank) there should be a place to keep the light pointed at . if you cant find it . my have to buy a manuel. 20 bucks at auto store.

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this ticking problem is probably your hydraulic lifters, when the oil is drained they also drained and they sometimes take a while to bleed so they may be noisy... the noise should be coming from the top of the engine...

I would just check that you put in the right oil aswell just incase, if the oil was to thin it may be a little noisy.. its definately a good idea to make sure the right oil was put in (e.g. 40w-50) < this is the viscosity of the oil and to find out just ask someone in you auto parts store what oil a 92 geo storm should take...

but if the noise goes away after a drive then it was just the lifters and is not a big prob

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