BECOME A MEMBER
Sign up with Facebook
I agree to the
Login with Facebook
NOT A MEMBER?
Rocker cover gasket leaking
1998 BMW 520
Changed Rocker cover gasket on 1998 bmw e39, but it has failed after two weeks and oil is leaking from one corner. Any possible solution? Or anything I am missing.
have the same problem?
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 AT 4:11 PM
Recheck the torquing.
Ensure the gasket is seated correctly. Did you clean the cover throughly? Any residual gasket stuck to cover can result in leakages.
Check for cracks at the cover.
Please consider a donation if we helped you
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 AT 4:46 PM
to post a reply.
Related Engine Oil Leak Questions
2002 Bmw 520
Transmission Problem 2002 Bmw 520 6 Cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 104000 Miles Hi I Had Transmission Oil Leaking Out Of The...
Smoke Under The Bonnet When Driving Hard
1998 Bmw E39, Smoke Under The Bonnet When Going Up Hill Or Driving Hard. Replaced Rocker Cover Gasket Already. It Looks Like There Is A...
Car Wont Start
I Have Changed The Battery Because It Would Not Start After A Some Time. Then After Two Weeks The Car Will Not Start Again. I Changed The...
Hunting And Lack Of Power And Surging Stumbling
The Vehicle Seems To Stumble On Quick Accleration From Rest, It At Times Idles High Then Goes To Below Normal Idle Rpm, It Will Go Up...
Ask a Car Question. It's Free!
Engine Oil Leak
Valve Cover Gasket Replacement
Replace Oil Pressure Sensor
Find a car manual for your car
© 1999 - 2017 2CarPros, Inc.