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Engine and Gearbox oil pan leak ( probably gaskets )

I have a 1999 plymouth breeze, Engine oil pan and Gearbox oil pan leaks a bit ( one penny size spot each 2 days or so). I wanna know how bad is it? and how far can i go on this car without worrying ? ( planing on a 2000 mile journey ).
The car has 120000 miles on it. and doesnt worth much and dont wanna spend alot on it.

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    omaromid Feb 07, 2010

    Is there any cheap solutions to fix this? I'm thinking of opening the oil pans and probably changing the oil pans and gaskets. I've never opened an oil pan and don't feel much confident about it.

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That doesn't sound bad to me for a car with 120 on the clock.I would just keep an eye on the fluid levels on your trip and of course bring some extra trany fluid and oil just incase you need to add but I don't see that happening.

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