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I have a 2000 Cavalier Z24 that leaks oil bad. The oil drips off of the bottom of the engine between the oil pan and transmission. I also noticed some oil at the top where the upper cooling hose is.

The car is a 2000 Cavalier Z24 with a 2.4L engine

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With this age of engine, the most likely cause is plugged up drain holes in the head. This allows the oil that goes to the cam and valve mechanism to be retained under the valve cover and present a challenge to the old valve cover gaskets,. Recommend you remove the valve cover, make sure the oil drain holes are clear and replace the valve cover gasket.

Posted on Nov 09, 2014

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SOURCE: 2000 cavalier z24 2.4 motor antifreeze leak down on to oil pan driping when off

Check your hoses going to the heater core,they are going thru firewall.Fell thehoses for coolant. Hose Clamps may just need to be tightened.

Posted on Mar 16, 2013

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