1967 impala oil leak under glove box inside of car. What is leaking and solution?

hughes1217
10

Asked by hughes1217 Oct 23, 2012 at 01:20 PM about the 1967 Chevrolet Impala

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1967 chevy impala has a what looks like an oil leak coming from the black box on the firewall inside
of the car directly under the glove box . leaking inside onto the floor mat.  What is leaking and how can I fix
it?

7 Answers

icutice
45

if you have an oil pressure gauge, I'd check the line to it, it may pass by the glovebox.

hughes1217
10

No oil pressure gauge. There are 2 hoses coming from the block to the same area on the fire wall but there is a black box under the glove box that covers where those hoses come in. There are no screws to remove the box so i assume it's part of the fire wall. Any idea what is inside of the black box? Is there a 1967 Chevy Impala expert that can help me at email : hughes1217@msn.com

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Andrew Olsen
5,695

My granddad has a 66, if im around ill give it a look and see if i see what your seeing. Sounds like lines for an oil pressure sensor leaking.

wanderr
15

its antifreeze. your heater core is leaking and needs to be replaced

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
ToreFrang
5

I agree with wanderr

deeksha
0

Gloveboxes are used to prevent contact between potentially hazardous materials with the outside environment or operating personnel. Some of these materials or processes may be sensitive to ambient environment and hence need to be worked with under isolated conditions. This is achieved by containing such a substance within the glovebox equipment. For more details visit us: http://www.deekshainstruments.com/

Jason Ballard
165

The heater core is behind the firewall on the passenger side there are two hoses around inch to inch and a half in diameter that run into it as well as a wire harness for the fan. If it is leaking then the heater core needs to be replaced. its accesed actually from under the hood by where the hinge is.

Your Answer

Related Questions

Impala
Looking for a Used Impala in your area?
CarGurus has 59,307 nationwide Impala listings starting at $1,250.
ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Impala Questions

Chevrolet Impala Experts

#1 Danny Wang
Danny Wang
Reputation 920
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 630
#3 Justin Hatfield
Justin Hatfield
Reputation 570
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Malibu"
1,404 Great Deals out of 58,577 listings starting at $1,599
Used Dodge Charger"
564 Great Deals out of 26,035 listings starting at $4,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro"
625 Great Deals out of 33,250 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Mustang"
807 Great Deals out of 29,278 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
512 Great Deals out of 25,612 listings starting at $12,997
2013 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
411 Great Deals out of 6,923 listings starting at $10,999
2012 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
178 Great Deals out of 3,275 listings starting at $9,900
2011 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
162 Great Deals out of 2,885 listings starting at $6,495
2010 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
97 Great Deals out of 2,090 listings starting at $5,997