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Hey i have a 97 Chevy Lumina and the oil light came on as i was pulling into my driveway. when i lifted the hood i seen there was oil splatter on the cooling fan. i cannot see where the oil is coming from. could anyone tell me what the problem might be?

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Not saying this is the answer but this has happen to me.

If you have the 3.1engine. My dip stick was not secured a the way down which was causing a spraying issue all over my fan.

Not sure if there is a Oil cooling hose. Just double check the Dip stick place a oring around it to hold it down if you cant keep it secure

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