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I have a 2001 kia sportage. There is oil leaking into where the spark plugs are and shorting them out. Where could the leak be coming from?

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You have a broken seal that is seated around the tube where SPARK PLUGS go thru. Fixing it is easy for a novice mechanic, just remove the VALVE COVER and u will see the SEAL around the tube, clean the area around the tube so that it will be oil free, replace all 4 seals, and put in a new one w/ a light coat of silicone sealant,clean also the valve cover gasket put some sealant. Put back the cover and ur done! Hope that makes ur day! taaah!

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