Hole in my valve cover (not PCV) and oil leak

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Re: Hole in my valve cover (not PCV) and oil leak

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Volvomort98 wrote: Sat Jul 11, 2020 6:28 pm Thanks for the close up picture. That’s exactly how mine looks except more oil. That hole is just plain weird! Haha.

Looks like there’s a little oil in there but if you have crankcase pressure it’s probably coming through the PCV hose.
Oh I know it's coming from under the oil cap and pcv hose

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