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Old 09-28-2013, 09:15 PM   #1
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What can leak oil under intake manifold-330ci?

Hi guys can smell a little of burning oil after a drive. Ill be doing the rocker cover gasket but also can see some oil sitting on block underneath intake manifold. Ideas? Is that the PCV valve maybe? Thanks (330ci btw)
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Old 09-29-2013, 01:26 AM   #2
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What can leak oil under intake manifold-330ci?

Oil filter housing gasket


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Old 09-29-2013, 01:29 AM   #3
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Hi guys can smell a little of burning oil after a drive. Ill be doing the rocker cover gasket but also can see some oil sitting on block underneath intake manifold. Ideas? Is that the PCV valve maybe? Thanks (330ci btw)
Check the oil filter housing. Mine was pissing out after the internal seal had gone rock solid.
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Old 09-29-2013, 02:22 AM   #4
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+1 for the above
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Old 09-29-2013, 03:46 AM   #5
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thanks guys. forgot about that one! it isnt very wet but i might have a look at doing that and rocker cover gasket at same time.
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Old 09-29-2013, 05:14 AM   #6
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Take out the air filter box and clean the area with degreaser etc. Put it back together and check after a few days to see where the oil is coming from.
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Old 09-30-2013, 04:52 AM   #7
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Oil filter housing gasket
+ 1 just had the same issue fixed on my 330ci a couple of weeks
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