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Nissan Frontier Oil Leak !!! Help Puzzled To Why On Exhaust Manifold (Pic Attached)

greattruckgreattruck Member Posts: 1
edited October 2014 in Nissan
I have a leak on the right side engine. I de-greased the engine and found it and it is on the exhaust manifold bolt just above the starter. I replaced the valve cover on the right side , so I ruled it out. Put the oil leaks from the bolt seen in the image. What would be causing a leak in this location ?

Thanks


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  • Mr_ShiftrightMr_Shiftright Member Posts: 64,481
    I don't have the engine in front of me but some possibilities worth checking out would be an oil pressure sending unit that screws into the block somewhere near there; also head gaskets can leak EXternally so checking the head/block seam would be a good idea.

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