Mechanics

OIL SPRAY OUT OF DIPSTICK TUBE

1995 Volvo GLE • 5 cylinder FWD Automatic • 160,000 miles

1995 volvo GLE no turbo I have oil comming out of my dipstick tube and fill cap while driving. Ive been told that a clogged catilytic converter would cause this is that true.
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Jasonmccrickard
December 28, 2010.




Nope maybe PCV or blow by caysed by worn piston rings


Docfixit
Dec 28, 2010.
Piston rings are good great compression test and this car dont have a pcv valve wish it did.


Tiny
Jasonmccrickard
Dec 28, 2010.
See diagram that is crankcase vent system PCV in valve cover check all hoses and canister for blockage
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Docfixit
Dec 28, 2010.
Thank you docfixit that was the problem, im very happy that it is now fixed this is a great car with lots of power.


Tiny
Jasonmccrickard
Dec 29, 2010.
Great News
Happy New Year


Docfixit
Dec 29, 2010.

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