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Oil in air filter

Issue....oil on air filter. 2000Taurus, DOHC v6. The hoses are probably not original, specifically the hose running from the top of the oil housing on top of the engine. That hose is loose and runs to the air filter housing. I sthee a drawing available of the components art the top of the engine. Thank you!

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  • jwasylyk Jan 17, 2009

    I agree but there is no PCV attached to the hose or oil cover. I checked and all descriptions so far describe the PCV valve as being located under the air intake. Directions for replacing the PCV include remova of air filter housing. The hose on top (air filter housing to top of oil chamber) is pictured as a 's' shaped tube only.

  • jwasylyk Jan 17, 2009

    But I agree, I will still have to check the PCV valve since it is a likely candidate

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The part that connects to the top of the oil housing i believe would be the pvc valve... take it off and shake it... does it rattle ... if not replace it.

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