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Old 06-02-2012, 12:13 PM
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Originally Posted by JayMac View Post
I appreciate the advice but I am just stubborn and stupid enough to try this myself. I am also planning on installing a Euro filter housing on one of the other cars so i need to do some research anyway. With up to 15 years of gunk under there I might not get any farther than cleaning it up to find the leaks this weekend. From what I see so far the pan my be okay. It could be a combo of weeping ps lines and oil cooler housing so that is not too much work.
I HAD the exact same thing (oil on front pass side of the oil pan), glad I did the OFH Gasket first!
The leak came all the way from the OFH!
Use only BMW dealer gasket, not aftermarket.
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