1999 toyota camry oil leak!

Asked by Apr 24, 2013 at 01:34 AM about the 1999 Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1999 toyota camry 4 cyl with 74000 original miles. Ive noticed an oil leak so i took it in and the changed the oil pan gasket, valve cover gasket and it is still leaking! its leaking from the left side of the engine any suggestions?

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Take it back and ask the mechanic where it's leaking. They should have noticed it when they checked the gaskets you told them to change.

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Tenspeed is right; you paid the mechanic to fix the problem, not just throw parts at it ( paid for by you-of course) until it or you go away. If he is a good mechanic he'll work with you to solve this problem- it's usually not THAT hard to trace an engine oil leak, now that the simple easy answer stuff has been done. Good Luck HTH

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Look at the distributor. Any oil on it?

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