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Jul 05, 2013· Motor oil had somehow found its' way up the distributor and into the distributor cap. After a few minutes of back & forth questions and thoughts, we found the culprit. Too much crankcase pressure. A few clicks and a credit card number later, and we had our solution on the way. He ended up running a crossover tube from one valve cover to the ...

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Jun 02, 2015· common problem on the 90s.accords,civics preludes.you have oil in the cap.the cap is attached to distributor.it has oil in it also.some try replacing o ring,and seal,but most just replace the distributor.it's your car,up to you and funds!$$$$ NEW distributor is around $150.00 lifetime warranty.either engine,2.2L OR 2.3L.

Oil in your distributor? - Answers

Nov 09, 2009· Without that blowby pressure, the oil will not be able to make it up that distributor shaft and leak out.IF you found oil inside the distributor most likely it coming from the seal on the shaft of ...

Oil Leak under distributor (D16Y5) | ClubCivic.com - Honda ...

May 02, 2013· Apr 16, 2013. #4. Remove the cap, rotor and inner cover and then look inside the distributor for oil. Check for oil on the VTEC solenoid even though you replaced the gaskets. VTEC solenoid oil leaks can be tricky.

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Oct 11, 2007· Hey everyone I have a question about an oil leak at the distributor gasket. My gen I smallblock is leaking oil at the base gasket on the intake for the distributor. I just installed an MSD billet distributor 85561 with an adjustable slip collar. Collar was set perfect and a new billet retaining clamp was used to hold distributor in place.

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Sep 05, 2011· Joined Aug 5, 2003. ·. 3,332 Posts. #10 · Jun 28, 2011. There's three spots on the back of the block that I can think of that could be leaking, oil pressure sensor, distributor or intake manifold. Clean it up really good, let the truck run for a bit and see if you can spot it. Or you could go hi tech and use some flourescent dye.

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Dec 15, 2009· Posts: 15,860. Re: oil leak distributor? This is typically causes by worn rings and a plugged breather system causing the crankcase to be pressurized. With it running, pull you oil filler cap. If gas comes out, you breather system is most likely plugged. They can be picked up for a reasonable price at the dealer.

Oil Leak from Distributor help? | StangNet

Nov 04, 2011· i have a 95 gt 306 and i have noticed that i have a oil leak at the distributor its not a bad leak but mild, and it only shows oil when i drive it hard. i've trying looking it up and looked though some forums but nothing really helping me. any thoughts would help thanks

Distributor cap leaking oil | Acura World

Nov 12, 2009· Distributor cap leaking oil. Jump to Latest Follow 1 - 6 of 6 Posts. Nashio · A car babys dream. Joined Nov 9, 2009 · 59 Posts . Discussion Starter · #1 · Nov 10, 2009. I have a 1994 Integra Ls and I have an oil leak where the distributor cap meets the distributor itself. to try and fix this problem, I replaced the o-ring and replaced the ...

Reseal Your Honda Distributor : 10 Steps - Instructables

Once distributor cap has been removed you can double check to make sure the oil leak is actually coming from inside the distributor. Use a flashlight to look inside at the most inner part of the shaft where the shaft seal is located, if there is a trail of oil under the …

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[QUOTE=mthomas58;4682471]Apparently, I'm not being clear about the location of the leak. No leak at the banjo fittings, tensioner line connection or hose crimps. It's at compression fitting behind the distributor. Completed my third attempt at retorquing last night which requires removal of …

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Aug 30, 2012· I have a oil leak right around the distributor cap under where it the two bolts go into the silver ring on the next of the block/valve cover my question is there a seal or gasket around that area that would make it leak down on the transmisson and the side of the motor block it doesnt seem like a big problem i just want to know exactly where it is coming from, my last 93 dodge colt did this ...

Distributor oil leak | IH8MUD Forum

Nov 12, 2015· 876. Location. Simpsonville,SC. Visit site. Mar 30, 2015. #1. My distributor is leaking oil from the shaft seal. When the cap is pulled off the distributor has oil inside. This oil is leaking from around the shaft to which the rotor is affixed.

Slight oil leak inside distributor? | Drive Accord Honda ...

Dec 07, 2012· Probably like mine. Pull your distributor cap off and look inside the distributor. If it has oil inside, then it is the inner seal leaking. If so, then you will need to order and replace that seal, I believe. I am waiting for the seal to arrive. When it comes in I will let ya know whether or not it helped.

SOLVED: Distributor leaking oil - Fixya

The bearing seal is on the inside of the distributor. To inspect it, undo the three bolts holding the cap to the distributor body. Pop the rotor off the shaft, the unclip the inside plastic cover. If you see any oil inside the distributor or the distributor cap, this means the seal is leaking and must be replaced.

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Dec 03, 2016· Oil leak, distributor or intake? Thread starter baw5405; Start date Nov 19, 2016; Nov 19, 2016 #1 B. baw5405 Junior Member. Joined Nov 15, 2015 Posts 3 Reaction score 3. 96 ram 2500, 5.2L So I have a slow oil drip going down the back of the bell housing. It looks like it's coming from the distributor area. I replaced the oil sending unit and ...

Oil Leak at Distributor Unit-- Does the Distributor Need ...

Garage said need tune up -- oil filled up distributor cap becouse of leak at seal of distributor. Needs tobe replaced becouse inner seal is part of the distributor? SPONSORED LINKS. Do you. have the same problem? Yes. No. Thursday, December 1st, 2011 AT 6:27 PM. 3 Replies.

1998 V70 AWD oil around and in distributor cap

Oct 21, 2013· 1998 V70 AWD oil around and in distributor cap. Help, Advice and DIY Tutorials on 's extremely popular car line -- 's 1990s "bread and butter" cars -- powered by the ubiquitous and durable inline 5-cylinder engine. 1992 - 1997 850, including 850 R, 850 T …

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Sep 24, 2013· Check distributor gasket/o-ring, oil filter seal, oil pressre sending unit, oil filter adapter o-rings (there are three of them and they may be very hard and brittle). The adapter is sometimes a bear to get off.Looking at your photo, there seems to be more oil on the passenger side of the crossover pipe and the pipe is back away from the RMS area.

1995 Honda Accord Distributor Cap/Distributor Leaking Oil

1995 Honda Accord Distributor Cap/Distributor Leaking Oil. I have replaced the distributor O-ring on this vehicle already. I thought The only thing is that it is leaking oil from inbetween the main distributor housing, and the plastic distributor cap. The only thing is, I took off the distributor cap before, and there is only oil on the bottom ...

Distributor Oil Leak? | Honda Prelude Forum

Dec 13, 2012· Hello everyone, I replaced the vtec gasket and the oil leak has slowed down a lot. The last spot where I see a leak is on my distributor. Underneath my distributor is some oil spots which dripped down onto my engine or transmission. I was reading around and it …

Oil Leak in Distributor?? | Toyota Nation Forum

Nov 01, 2012· I now have an oil leak up high on the front Right side of the engine and when I replaced the cap and rotor there was oil inside the distributor (drops on the bottom). I get a silver dollar size drip every night on the garage floor. The leak runs past the power steering pump and drips off the transmission cooler lines between the radiator and ...

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Jun 03, 2011· I see some oil coming out of the distributor which i think is cause misfires. I have changed every possible part of the ignition system, and still had stumbling. Upon further inspection I noticed oil coming out of the distributor which made me think that was causing the stumbling. would the oil leaking through he distributor cause this.

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May 13, 2013· Brought it home and noticed oil leaking from rear HEI distributor area. Thought it might be the gasket but when I took off the cap I realised the oil was coming from the botom of the distributor plate. Closer exam revealed that the plate was oily inside the dist. The car had about 20-25 pounds of oil pressure at idle and about 40 while riding ...

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After removing the distributor and inspecting: 1. Shaft seal with the kit is ok as the original leak inside the distributor cap has stopped. Bone dry. 2. The o-ring with the kit is way too thin and makes no seal with the interior of the cylinder head (the source of oil leaking in my case).

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Apr 12, 2010· An oil leak inside the distributor would instead be caused by failure of a different oil seal inside the distributor. Of course, I have not inspected the distributor and it's possible that the distributor housing where the O-ring sits is damaged. I …

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Come to think of it an extra groove in the upper bushing would just provide an even easier path for the oil to get into the distributor. So far I have three viable solutions. 1-Thread a small hose barb into the bottom of the distributor housing and drain to oil drip pan. 2-Reduce the sump pressure. Reduce the blow-by and/or increase the venting.

SOLVED: Oil leak through the distributor - Fixya

Feb 19, 2017· Leaks oil through the distributor, also high pressure when trying to remove oil filler cap when car is running. PVC is ok. Also, car overheats, fans work, thermostat ok, 50/50 in car, checked the

Trying to fix this oil leak finally | MR2 Owners Club Forum

Aug 26, 2014· Distributor is good now, there was oil leaking past the shaft seal because of a groove worn into the shaft. An offset shaft seal fixed that, no more oil in the cap. The larger o-ring for the distributor body is good too, that was replaced not long ago. I'm still losing oil though, so …

Oil leak from distributor assembly | Toyota Nation Forum

Feb 07, 2010· He says the distributor is leaking oil internally (though I'm not sure exactly how the distributor works so I don't know what that means). The car had a major tune up about 5 months ago, when I assume the distributor cap was replaced. The oil …

Honda Accord Distributor Oil Seal O-Ring Leak Fix - YouTube

305,000+ miles on this 2000 Honda Accord EX 2.3L 4-cylinder engine, so let's not be too hard on her! The distributor housing O-ring can leak over time. It's...

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Mar 06, 2011· No O-ring under the distributor, just a simple paper gasket that doesn't often leak unless it's flat out missing or so old it's hardened and broken. Unlikely source of a leak; these guys have nailed the potential causes. On your '98 the oil pressure sender and switch are a combo unit. It feeds the dash gauge and is also part of the fuel pump ...

Oil Leaking in Distributor | Honda Odyssey Forum

Dec 30, 2015· This a replacement distributor shaft seal for Honda distributors in the F22B1 engine. This seal also fits F23A1, F23A4, and F23A7 engines, with distributor #D4T97-03. This seal also fits H itachi distributor #D4T94-04. It is Kok #3286. The seal dimensions are: 12.45mm X 22mm X 6mm.

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Aug 09, 2019· Thanks for the reply. I am noticing oil at the bottom of the distributor cap and mainly dripping from the bottom of my upper radiator hose. It's odd to me that the oil leak from the distributor could make it all the way to the bottom of the upper radiator hose but it is slightly above the hose.

Distributor problems, oil leak - CB7Tuner Forums

Jan 11, 2012· I recently picked up a CB7, and the ignition coil is burned out and so is the distributor cap. Also, oil leaks from the distributor. I was wondering if i should buy a whole new distributor or just the cap and the ignition coil? and if u suggest just the cap and ignition coil, how to stop the oil leak?

Diagnosing the oil leak in ignition distributor

Aug 15, 2016· Recently, after a long trip I have noticed that the car started to use too much oil, 1L+ for 2000km (before I was adding 0.5-1.0L along 15000km and changing it afterwards). So I started to look where the leak was coming from and it seems that it is the ignition distributor causing the problem.

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