Q: Car takes forever to start and leaks oil.

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Vehicle started leaking oil and had a large oil spot under the oil pan. The vehicle also cranks for a long time before it starts.

I would ask for help from a mechanic to check and see where your engine is leaking oil. A long crank concern for a vehicle this age most likely has a concern with the fuel system. It could be a problem with the fuel pump or even the carburetor itself. The mechanic who checks for the oil leak should have the necessary tools to check for any problems.

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