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When I put oil in the engine it leaks out of the side of the gasket down on the engine. Car has over 325,000 miles can it be fixed economically, could the head gasket have a crack in it other that this run great.

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Sounds very simple, easy, and inexpensive if I am understanding what you are saying..sounds like your valve cover gasket(s) need to be replaced... the gasket you are seeing the leaking from makes the seak between the valve cover and the "head" of the motor... just remove the bolts that hold the cover on, replace the old gasket with a new one and put the valve cover back on..anyone that can turn a wrench can do this

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