Q: Q: Oil leak

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The oil leak is due to crankshaft end play being out about an eighth. It's too expensive to repair and afraid to disturb anything else as that's how this started. It seems like a lot of oil leaking but the dipstick shows full. So I'm confused about that. And I wonder if an oil leak sealant would help?

My car has 295000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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