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Old 11-16-2008, 09:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Smile oil smell 530i 2001 pls help

i keep geting oil smell ever 4 or 5 day it was leaking from back left corner so i changed rocker cover gasget that oil leak stoped but still get oil smell it could be head gasget hope not is there any other place oil could be leakin from other than head gasget what could be hitting exhaust pls help its doing my head in thanks..................
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If there are no active leaks, there could be some left over oil still burning off the exhaust. But that shouldn't go on very long.
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cheers m8 but is there any other place oil can leak on exhaust other than head gasget or rocker gasget can oil come from manifold ?
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