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Blow-By Have looked under the vehicle, and yes, oil along the underside! The PCV is clear and working!

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  • sir_nubian May 11, 2009

    Somewhat of a novice.........can this be done, by me.........or am I looking at a "service-call?

  • chryslerguy May 11, 2010

    With the engine running, full of oil, look under the vehicle and see if it is dripping or running out between the engine and transmission. It may be a rear main oil seal gone bad.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    then the rings are worn out or u have a scored cylinder or a broken piston.

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U have to remove the engine and overhaul it, not a job for a novice.

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