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2002 KIA Sedona, oil spilled all over garage. I took it to Firestone to change oil. They said a "cam cap" was pushed up causing it to leak. They showed me the part-it was a small plastic or rubber cap(like the kind you plug up a piggybank with. They said they could not find the part, called the dealer who was searching for it. Five days later they get the part and its the wrong fit. They put my van back together, and said drive it with caution or you can ruin your engine, and we will keep looking for the part. I feel like I am being lied to and can't find anything about this anywhere.

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Hi something not right for a start the cam caps sit at the end of the head on the right hand side of the head and are always made of a metal due the the heat from the engine so you could never have a plastic cam cap due to heat it would just melt ? i advise you to take it to another garage for a second look

Posted on Aug 29, 2010

  • adamecelectr Nov 03, 2015

    I have a 2004 sedona with exact same problem. Caps are metal coated with rubber. Mine has blown out twice no matter what I use to seal nit in place. Any Ideas?

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