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Old 12-20-2011, 05:09 PM
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oil leak at intake manifold

I have an oil leak at oil sending unit on intake manifold how do I fix this and is it causibg vacuum leak as well

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From your username, I'm assuming you're talking about a SB Chevy motor.
The oil sending unit is not associated with the intake manifold.
The intake manifold may be leaking NEAR the oil sending unit.
If there's also a vacuum leak, it sounds like you need to re-do the intake installation.
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350 SBC correct it has rpm airgap eldelbrock and its the nylon tube or can use copper to the back by accel HEI
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Correction its oil pressure sending unit my fault!
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