Q: I'm having what I believe is an oil problem.

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I was on the highway driving and suddenly My rpms dropped to 0, steering was hard to move and car wasn't taking hitting he gas well. WHEN I tried to start it again it stutters and sputters but wouldn't start the first few times. I finally got it going again, but it drops transmission at stop lights and has trouble starting again. I put more oil in it, and found a little bit had leaked out of the hose on top aND also in a puddle under the car. IT has transmission fluid and coolant but still seems to be running kinda hot. Any ideas what this may be? THE leak under the car looks like it's in the back of the block

My car has 142000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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