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Engine trouble there is oil under the back side of the car I need to know if this is an ptoenial engine problem or do I need to replaced the engine,also when you crank the it just sings.

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  • svsims May 30, 2009

    the oil was checked today and there was no water in the oil however there was a small amount of water found in the gas cylinder the car does not run when you try to crank the car it just spins real fast the car is a 4 cylinder engine

  • svsims May 30, 2009

    Thank you pippall

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    Tim Bahr May 11, 2010

    so the car does not run ? it is possible you broke a rod and it went out through the back of the block were all you oil is going. If engine does run it could be just a valve cover gasket leaking.



    wich engine do you have and does engine run or not?

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Rear cranshaft oil seal worn.

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