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A crankshaft seal leak will cause the oil to spray

Jim So a crankshaft seal leak...
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So a crankshaft seal leak will cause the oil to spray everywhere? All over the pulleys and into the alternator? I have a 07 accord 4cyl K24A8 and I can't seem to find the leak. It has my alternator and water pump full of oil and my power steering reservoir gets sprayed.It is on my passenger side collecting on the subframe. I would appreciate any feedback
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Kevin
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Hi im kevin yes this is very possible .the crank seal sits behind the crankshaft pully to as the oil runs out and down the back of pulley if leak is large enough it will get thrown everywhere all over pulleys and subframe

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Thank you Kevin I will replace that seal and see if that fixes it.

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Will do Kevin
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