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Old 04-25-2012, 08:40 AM   #1
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Ford 460 leaky dip stick

I noticed wet oil on my motor and it seems that the dipstick is leaking at the point it enters the oil pan. Any easy fixes for this? The dip stick enters the oil pan right above the chassis cross member so it hard to get to it.

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Old 04-26-2012, 06:00 AM   #2
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I'd go to the Ford dealer and ask to look at a new dipstick and tube assembly. Some of the tubes use an O-ring seal to keep them from leaking.
Maybe that's your problem.
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