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Oil leak around oil filter area

Oil was changed less than 500 miles ago. Small leak before and thought it was the filter.

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    want to know if there is a safe product to all to oil to repair this problem motor was rebuilt less then 10,000 miles ago

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It could be dry oil seal filter, cleane around the filter and check after the car warm up.

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