Q: Oil Pan Drip

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Hello, I have a slow drip coming from my oil pan (I am 100% certain its from the oil pan). I am looking to use a sealant product to help either rejuvenate the current gasket, or seal the leak coming from the pan. Do you have any suggestions as to what kind of sealants I can use?

I'm not planning on removing the pan, I was hoping to apply sealant to the current cover.

Thanks!

My car has 80000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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