Q: Oil leak after hitting dip

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After hitting a dip, oil started leaking.

If you hit a dip, and then started leaking oil it is very possible that you may have damaged your oil pan, or the gasket. I would recommend having a professional technician, such as one from YourMechanic, look at the underside of the engine, in order to determine what may be causing the leak.

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