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Symptoms of Bad or Failing Oil Cooler Lines
Common signs include low oil levels, crimps or bends in the hose, and oil puddles under the car.
How Long Do Oil Cooler Lines Last?
The only way that an engine will be able to run as intended is by having the right internal temperature. With all of the different things that can cause an engine’s...
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Oil Cooler
Common signs include oil or coolant leaking from the oil cooler, oil getting in the cooling system, and coolant getting in the oil.
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Oil Cooler Adapter Gasket
Common signs include oil leaking from the oil cooler adapter, engine block, and oil filter. Prevent damage to your engine by getting the gasket fixed.
How Long Does an Oil Cooler Hose (Automatic Transmission) Last?
Keeping all of the fluids in a car at the right temperature is very important. Having too much heat in the engine can cause a lot of damage. The various parts...
How Long Does an Oil Cooler Last?
The heat that the engine produces can produce a lot of damage in the right situation. Making sure that all of the systems on a car that reduce the heat of the...
How to Replace Oil Cooler Lines on Most Cars
Oil cooler lines fail if there are bends in the hose, low oil levels, or oil visibly puddling underneath the car.

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Oil cooler leaking due to faulty gasket.
Hi there. The oil cooler gasket, or the lines, could be the cause of the leak. Other owners have had both of these problems and the only way to verify where your leak starts is to add oil dye and...
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Oil cooler leak in 2002 Mercedes-Benz S600
Hi. A leaking engine oil cooler is considered an oil leak and can cause damage if the engine oil level is not maintained. Have the engine oil cooler replaced by an experienced technician. Have the technician inspect the vehicle for...
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Oil cooler replacement
You could have the oil cooler cleaned off with brake cleaner first then dried. After this, then add oil leak detector dye to the engine oil and then drive vehicle a few days and check for oil leaks with a...
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Do I have a transmission oil cooler failure?
I would need to know what kind of vehicle this is to be able to tell you for sure what is going on. Though this can happen on many vehicles, most of the time it occurs on Nissan cars. If...
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Vibration at the oil cooler hoses
I'm having a little trouble picturing what you are describing, but I'm imagining a hose that is either swelling or jumping in place. I can't say that this is normal because I've never observed it, but it may not be...
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need new oil filter housingn gasket and oil pressure sending unit 2010 Chevy Aveo
Hello - you will need to get these from a Chevrolet parts supplier. There are 2 o-ring seals, 1 round, the other an irregular shape unique to your engine. Check with your Chevrolet dealer for these.
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When replacing the oil cooler do i need to put O rings on it as well? 2002 Dodge 3500 CummingsDiesel
Hi - yes, absolutely change the o-rings. They get brittle with heat and age, lose their resilience, and you have oil leaks. If you would like assistance with this task, I would recommend having the oil cooler replaced by a...
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Having problems with transmission cooler connectors leaking with a new radiator.
The new radiator most likely did not come with new quick connectors for the transmission cooler lines going into the radiator. You had to remove the old ones from the bad radiator and transfer them into the new radiator. The...

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