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Old 20 Apr 2008, 07:40 pm
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Hello everyone I have a 04 pt cruiser and I see some oil seeping out of the head gasket I had oil leaking out of my value cover gasket and I fixed that and cleaned up all the oil mess and now looking i see some seepage out of the headgasket just wondering if this is normal no overheating or miss it runs great other than that.................

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Old 20 Apr 2008, 08:29 pm
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Default Re: I may have a headgasket leaking

I wouldnt wouldnt worry about it unless the smoke is bluish or very white coming out the tailpipe. Also: what is the oil like on the dipstick?
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Old 20 Apr 2008, 08:38 pm
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Default Re: I may have a headgasket leaking

no smoke that i can see and the oil is very clean but i just changed it a few hunderd miles ago the oil i see is leaking on the back side and it is just a seep not a big leak
what the gasket goes bad do these thing leak oil or just smoke and run ruff?
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