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Oil Leak spilling oil on driver's side floor inside car

Hi. We have a 1990 Toyota Corolla with automatic transmission. A couple days ago, we noticed it had a terrible smell, and there was an oil-like substance all over the driver's side floor inside the car. It actually saturated the entire floor mat. We brought it to our mechanic and he couldn't find any problem and asked if we had spilled oil ourselves inside the car. We haven't spilled anything ourselves, so we were quite puzzled when the mechanic said there is nothing he can find wrong and told us to pick it up.

There is either something really wrong, or we were vandalized by someone pouring oil in the car, but that doesn't even make since because why would someone pour oil on the floor, and intentionally miss the seat?

Any suggestions?

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If it was an oil like substance it sounds like it might be freon from your a/c a line might have finally broke in the HVAC witch is in the dash and that sound like the problem hope this helps

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