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Hi, my 04 sorento spraying oil from oil level meter pipe then engine is hot, did this is normal, thanks

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No, it's not normal. You are getting a high internal engine pressure from a bad valve guild or piston rings. The other thing that would cause this would be a bad PVC valve that is clogged up.

Start with the simple and replace the PVC valve and make sure the vacuum line is not kinked which would cause a restriction. Also make sure you have the right amount of engine oil in your engine.

Thank you for using fixya and good luck

Posted on Sep 08, 2010

  • cobrra26 Sep 08, 2010

    pvc valve, where i can find it? thanks

  • cobrra26 Sep 08, 2010

    and they are expensive to fix ?



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