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Leaking oil, Not to my knowledge. The car has 110,000 miles

Customer Question

Leaking oil
JA: Have you ever replaced the gaskets? Maybe the hoses?
Customer: Not to my knowledge. The car has 110,000 miles on it
JA: What is the model/year of your Subaru?
Customer: 2008 Forester
JA: Are you fixing your Forester yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: My son can repair if the procedure don't require pulling the engine. I try Blue Devil's oil sealant fluid
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Can I drive it for this week?
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Ronnie replied 20 days ago.

Hello. My name is ***** ***** I am happy to assist you today. Give me just a moment to review your post, and I'll be right back with the help you need.

Expert:  Ronnie replied 20 days ago.

Do you know the source of the leak?

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
on the bottom of the engine near the front driver side wheel
Expert:  Ronnie replied 20 days ago.

As long as you keep and eye on the oil level and make sure its full your safe to drive it. Your going to need to pinpoint the actual leak to determine the source and if you can tell me what is leaking I can advise on the correct repair.

Customer: replied 20 days ago.
I have to check and get back to you by tomorrow. When is your shift?
Expert:  Ronnie replied 20 days ago.

Im here all day tomorrow, see if you can pinpoint the source and I can advise you from there.

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