Oil leak only when hard right turn

10

Asked by GDM Mar 14, 2021 at 11:25 AM about the 2001 Chevrolet S-10 Extended Cab RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I make a hard right turn or a slanted to the
left up a hill all of a sudden I smell oil burning the
exhaust manifold manifold where is it coming
from?

3 Answers

154,385

Most likely the valve cover gaskets are leaking. Oil pools on top of the engine and when you turn the oil runs onto the hot exhaust manifold. Hope that helps! Jim

1 people found this helpful.
10

Thank u for ur response I will check that out if anybody has any other info please let me know thanks peps.

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer:

S-10

Looking for a Used S-10 in your area?

CarGurus has 163 nationwide S-10 listings starting at $4,495.

ZIP:

Own this car?

Share your experience with others.

2001 Chevrolet S-10

Review another car

CarGurus Experts

  • #1
    Andrew Olsen
    Reputation
    9,710
  • #2
    Robert Smith
    Reputation
    3,330
  • #3
    Gene Arnett
    Reputation
    2,810
View All

Know more, shop wisely

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
4,104 Great Deals out of 131,735 listings starting at $2,987
Used Ford Ranger
533 Great Deals out of 6,949 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Sonoma
42 listings starting at $5,499
Used Toyota Tacoma
1,500 Great Deals out of 22,798 listings starting at $3,700
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,862 Great Deals out of 55,926 listings starting at $1,982
Used Ford F-150
5,750 Great Deals out of 127,904 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Dakota
24 Great Deals out of 489 listings starting at $2,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro
670 Great Deals out of 12,193 listings starting at $5,452
Used Chevrolet Blazer
594 Great Deals out of 20,858 listings starting at $3,995
Used Dodge RAM 1500
85 Great Deals out of 1,737 listings starting at $1,990
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,172 Great Deals out of 22,165 listings starting at $3,700
Used Honda Civic
1,240 Great Deals out of 33,583 listings starting at $1,600
Used Toyota Tundra
869 Great Deals out of 31,564 listings starting at $3,250

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Chevrolet S-10 Extended Cab RWD For Sale
2 listings starting at $6,999
2002 Chevrolet S-10 Extended Cab RWD For Sale
1 listings starting at $5,994
2000 Chevrolet S-10 Extended Cab RWD For Sale
1 listings starting at $4,495

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.