Its really cold out these past couple days and it seems like my oil froze up. The oil light came on so I put oil in the car. Today when I started the car up all the oil I put in came out of the oil f

Asked by Jan 09, 2015 at 04:17 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Jetta New GLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Oil came out of oil filter.what's wrong with
the car.

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Oil filter might be loose, or you have too much crankcase pressure.

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Ditto. Get your PCV system checked, that is what sucks air from crankcase created by normal blow-by

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