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1996 BMW 328I: leaks at the rear passenger side..plastic..rpm was 2000

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I replaced a valve cover gasket on a 1996 BMW 328I, and it still leaks at the rear passenger side of the engine(same place) this engine has a plastic valve cover.I also noted the cover did not begin to leak until the rpm was 2000 and then backed off?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  SuperDave Auto replied 8 years ago.



2 things: 1 - replace valve cover and gasket 2 - when off, check for possible oil return restrictions


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