oil burn smell

Asked by Sep 12, 2016 at 10:26 AM about the 2008 Nissan Frontier SE Crew Cab 4X4

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

after driving, smell of burning oil when stop. never really needs any oil. I'm thinking valve cover gasket. Anything else? 08 Frontier, 4.0 liter

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me too, oil is dripping onto the hot engine or exhaust, get under the hood after a drive to verify.

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