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Oil leaked after Winter storage - 66 Mustang conv.

Car leaked little oil during summer. Stored in garage on tarp in Connecticut in October 08, wheels on thick carpet with mothballs located around car etc.and removed battery.

When I reconnected battery this weekend, car started well but after running for 3-4 minutes lot of oil on the tarp and mild smoke up through gear shift. Why, as my daughter would say "what happen" and what to do now?

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  • jorell207 Apr 15, 2009

    Thank you. I will try tightening them.

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Tighten the valve cover gaskets... if that doesn't stop the leak replace them.

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