Oil leak

Tiny
NISSAN240SXBOY
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  • 1989 HONDA ACCORD
  • 4 CYL
  • FWD
  • MANUAL
  • 321,000 MILES
I have an 89 accord that I just replaced the water pump. The antifreeze leak stopped but now I have a bad oil leak. I dont understand what I could have done to make it leak that much oil. It never leaked a drip before I changed the water pump.
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Sunday, April 11th, 2010 AT 3:18 PM

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Tiny
KHLOW2008
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Hi nissan240sxboy,

It sounds like the front main seal has popped out which happens. Here is a guide and diagrams to help you get the job done.

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/front-main-seal-replacement

and

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-is-leaking-oil

Check out the diagrams (Below). Please let us know what happens.

Cheers
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Monday, April 12th, 2010 AT 3:17 PM
Tiny
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You were right it was the front seal I took it back apart and replaced it thanks for the tip. I love this site.
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Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 AT 5:09 PM
Tiny
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Nice work, we are here to help, please use 2CarPros anytime.

Cheers
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Tuesday, April 13th, 2010 AT 5:40 PM

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