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Old 07-12-2011, 09:23 AM
MaDDMike740 MaDDMike740 is offline
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Question Leaky crank seal?

I'm pretty sure my crank seal is leaky because oil is coming from that exact spot. btw 2000 ranger 2.5 4 banger. not a bad leak about a quart every month or two. one benefit tho is the whole underneath has a nice coating of oil and keeps her from rusting...lol

question is does anyone recommend a certain brand oil additive stop leak type stuff that actually works?

I'm leery about adding any "additives" to my oil and I know the correct fix would be to replace the seal but i'm lazy and it's like 100 degrees outside and I'm looking for a quick fix.
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Old 07-12-2011, 09:47 AM
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Default Re: Leaky crank seal?

how about fix the seal instead of putting an additive....just sayin. I fixec mine in my ranger, albeit i have a 4.0, but its not that hard to fix
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