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Oil is leaking out of the distrubutor when car is running

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Distributor has O ring that has to be replaced, but you could also have excess crankcase pressure.
PVC could be malfunctioning.
Make sure oil not old or diluted with gas.
Change it more often.
Use thicker oil in older engine, like Castrol 20W-50.

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