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Replaced rear main seals and oil pressure sending on a 2000 z71

Replaced rear main seals and oil pressure sending unit but motor still leaks oil from the motor on a 2000 z71

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Check the oil filter housing and the cooler lines at the housing. The oil filter housing gaskets are good for no more than 15k to 30k miles if your lucky. The lines at the housing are easy to strip out when you reinstall them so take your time if you do it yourself an once you are finished and ready to start the truck, let it run for about 15 minutes and constantly check the area for leaks prior to road testing the vehicle.




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