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Oil Filler

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by mechted, Oct 19, 2003.

  1. mechted

    mechted 1 ton status Premium Member

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    Hello, 1st post
    anyway...
    The oil filler tube on my C10 seems loose in the valve cover, which leads to oil leaking all over the passenger side of engine
    anyone know how to fix? btw, 1985 C10 4.3L engine with California emissions
     
  2. MTBLAZER89

    MTBLAZER89 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    Hey welcome o CK5 /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif is it the type of cap with the two tabs on it, or is it a threaded cap? Unless the valve cover is messed up first thing I would try is a new cap.
     
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    mudjunkie 82 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Welcome,Sounds like you need a new cap or rubber gromet
     
  4. Confedneck

    Confedneck 3/4 ton status

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    if that tube is loose...just clean the oil off around it, and run a bead of oil resistant silicone around it..
     

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