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Oil leaking from assembly that oil filter attackes to.

I noticed a considerable amount of oil leaking from the assembly you screw the oil filter onto in my 1996 Acura SLX.I was wondering if I should just replace the whole assembly? Or what?

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Is the filter tight? did someone forget to remove the old filter O ring gasket? that is more common than u think, check it before u spend at least $100-150 on the housing.

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