(04 altima)I pulled out all 4 ignition coils and found engine oil on the first ignition coil, does anyone know why that is or what that means? Thanks


Asked by Apr 21, 2014 at 10:46 AM about the 2004 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Tom Demyan

Time for a new valve cover gasket.

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I'm just questioning whether its the rubber seal or do I have to replace the cover itself

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