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Would there be any symptoms or leaks if the little "o" ring in bottom of oil housing (connected to cover) was not there?
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Would there be any symptoms or leaks if the little "o" ring in bottom of oil housing (connected to cover) was not there?
More than likely there would be a slow oil leak. It's happening right now on my E39.
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