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Old 02-11-2013, 05:46 PM   #1
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oil leak on a SVT

I have an oil leak and not bad were it makes a puddle but it leaks on to my exhaust and smells.
im not sure what its called but ill give you guys the location and hope someone knows what it is so i can buy one and replace it.

its this baffle/container type thing right under my exhaust header on the block.. looks like 3 bolts hold it on.


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Old 02-11-2013, 06:40 PM   #2
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that's where your PCV vavle goes. It prolly went bad. you should replace it .
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thanks for moving this,

the pcv valve is that little fitting on top towards the air filter correct?
the issue is that the whole unit is rotted. anyone know what thats called?
and is it the same as the regular ford focus models with the 2.0L?
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thanks for moving this,

the pcv valve is that little fitting on top towards the air filter correct?
the issue is that the whole unit is rotted. anyone know what thats called?
and is it the same as the regular ford focus models with the 2.0L?
I got if you need it. Ill take a pic of it and post it here.
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Old 02-11-2013, 10:56 PM   #6
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i do neeed it it is rotted.. pictures would be great.. also do i need to remove the exhaust manifold to replace that?
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It will be tight, but you should be able to pull it out without removing the exhaust header. The SVT has a little more clearance in that area, if it was a regular Zetec then would have a large CAT right in your way. But I have never pulled it of the motor with the header on.
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Old 02-12-2013, 11:02 AM   #8
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are you sure its definitely rotted maybe try pulling it and giving it a clean out maybe thats why the oil is coming out cuz its clogged....if not buy buy buy
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well its either that or my oil pan... that pcv unit thing is higher... thats where ill start.. both are very punky... car did sit for 2 years. and there where no oil leaks before parking it... any body know what that name is or a part #?
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well its either that or my oil pan... that pcv unit thing is higher... thats where ill start.. both are very punky... car did sit for 2 years. and there where no oil leaks before parking it... any body know what that name is or a part #?
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