Leak on top of oil filter


Asked by Feb 04, 2014 at 06:20 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GL Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How to fix leak in casing above oil

1 Answer

Is this at the top of the piping... casting that runs to the upper part of engine? If so do a search for oil cooler seal.. for your car. Just had one done. Better to replace it when it is just a leak than a blown out seal.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • How do i fix oil leak at filter housing 1 answer

    It looks like i have a leak where the oil filter receiver box connects to the cast filter housing. Is there a gasket or o-ring there?

    2001 Volkswagen Cabrio


    Maintenance & Repair

  • can full synthic oil be used in a 1999 cabio 3 answers

    If synthic oil can be used with right filter will I get 15000 milse with mobil 1 extended performace oil

    1999 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GL Convertible


    Maintenance & Repair

  • There's oil in the air filter. 2 answers

    I just spent 350.00 for a 98 VW cabrio. Went to do the basics, plugs wires dist. cap & rotor button plus air filter before changing the oil. When taking the air filter out, I saw oil in the air fil...

    1998 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GLS Convertible


    Maintenance & Repair

  • how do I open the oil cap? 1 answer

    Opening up the oil cap that's stuck. How to do it? Barbra

    1999 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr New GLS Convertible


    Maintenance & Repair

  • location of oil filter on 2001 3 answers

    where is the oil filter located on the 2L 2001 cabrio engine?

    2001 Volkswagen Cabrio



Search Volkswagen Cabrio Questions

Volkswagen Cabrio Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 3,260
#2 Mike Bonnell
Mike Bonnell
Reputation 1,200
#3 Fkpeach
Reputation 670
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Beetle"
239 Great Deals out of 9,132 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Jetta"
647 Great Deals out of 32,279 listings starting at $1,200
Used Volkswagen Golf"
38 Great Deals out of 2,708 listings starting at $1,995
Used Volkswagen GTI"
120 Great Deals out of 6,235 listings starting at $2,900
Used Volkswagen Passat"
268 Great Deals out of 22,423 listings starting at $1,299
Used BMW 3 Series"
1,606 Great Deals out of 39,620 listings starting at $888
Used Honda Civic"
1,147 Great Deals out of 59,092 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Mustang"
739 Great Deals out of 41,066 listings starting at $900
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata"
131 Great Deals out of 4,853 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Accord"
1,265 Great Deals out of 78,694 listings starting at $1,400