MY PASSAT IS SPRAYING OIL ALL OVER THE BOTTOM OF THE HOOD CAN U TELL ME THE PROBLEM?

  • Tiny
  • BLYBYU
  • 2001 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
  • 12,000 MILES

WHEN I OPEN MY HOOD OIL IS EVERYWHERE AND THE DIPSTICK READS FULL!

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Thursday, February 16th, 2012 AT 6:36 PM

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  • Tiny
  • BLYBYU
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WHEN I OPEN MY HOOD OIL IS ALL OVER THE PLACE

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Thursday, February 16th, 2012 AT 6:38 PM
  • Tiny
  • Jacksprat
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Is the oil cap in place? Check also the breather pipes

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Thursday, February 16th, 2012 AT 6:49 PM
  • Tiny
  • Billymac
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Make sure oil cap is on engine valve cover. If yes make sure dipstick is staying all the way in it's holder. Do youknow if you have a turbo on this car? Also is your steering and transmission fluid full?

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Thursday, February 16th, 2012 AT 6:51 PM

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