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I put in 5w30w oil, and as soon as I started the truck, the oil came out from underneath.

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The most obvious reason is the drain bolt was not installed, but also the oil filter that was on had a ribber gasket and if it was VERY TIGHT it sometimes stays attached to the block instead of the filter housing on the old filter-you then install a new filter, with a new gasket attached, on top of the old gasket-there will be no seal between the block and the filter under these conditions. hence your leak.

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