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It apears theres a leak at the oil at the bell housing

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  • clubzilm Jul 12, 2010

    the oil runs up most of the right side of the oil pan aswell

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Sounds like the rear seal on the engine, I would first check the back of the intake manifold see if its wet there could have a intake gasket bad

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