Why is there oil all on the back bumper and rear end of my expedtion

Asked by Oct 28, 2016 at 01:01 PM about the 1997 Ford Expedition 4 Dr XLT SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It's not coming out of the muffler...it's across the bumper and under the
carriage of the vehicle.

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Is the oil red? If so it is from your transmission. You need to have your car put up on a rack to find the source. It could be from the engine, transmission or from the differential.

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