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300 ZX REAR ENGINE SEAL LEAKS OIL

1995 Nissan 300ZX • 6 cylinder 2WD Manual • 150,000 miles

1995 Nissan 300 ZX mileage: 150,000. The rear engine seal has started to leak oil, noticeable only in very small puddles when parked overnight. As yet (for at least a year) this hasn't affected the clutch at all. Changing the oil helped for a while, as did replacing both PCV valves, but the leak is back. Any ideas? I sure don't want to have to pull the transmission  and replace the seal if I can get away with it.
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2CarPros-Archives
November 9, 2010.




Over time all engines start leaking oil. The seals and gaskets get hard and brittle. Replacing them may be necessary to stop your oil leak.

Tiny
2CarPros-Archives
Nov 9, 2010.


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