My 99 explorer.sport replaced oil filter and now is pouring out the new filter..

Asked by Jan 21, 2015 at 06:21 PM about the 2001 Ford Explorer Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Most probably the old filter gasket is stuck to the block. So you have 2 gaskets and hence the leak. Remove it and reseat the new filter. Cleaning up the oil that leaked will be the hardest part.

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