Date: Sun, 03 Jun 2007 23:35:17 -0000 From: saintzal <zphiroznospaml.com> Subject: Re: Oil Cooler Hose seems to be leaking- 1994 900SE Turbo
On Jun 1, 2:59 pm, saintzal <zphi...nospaml.com> wrote: > I'm seeing massive leaks from my 1994 900SE turbo. The leakage is > from the lower front right hand side of the car (between the > serpentine belt and the front bumper). I was told this might be from > the oil cooling hoses as they are completely rusted and the > surrounding area is soaking wet. > > The car had been leaking for a while, and as such I thought to switch > to synthetic 10W40 for my last oil change- seems like I made a mistake > as the oil leak got worse. Not too concerning however, as the leak is > so bad, that I'm sure all the synthetic oil has since drained out. > > Any advice on how to change these hoses or check for common o-ring > foul-ups in the area? Would it be best to give it to the Dealer, or > is this something that can be done in a driveway with a couple of > hours of time? Anyone??? Please help!