Hi all, I recently changed oil on my 2004 Honda Civic DX and I noticed the oil pan was dirtier than the last time I changed oil. I assumed it was the oil pan gasket. But I jacked it up and took a closer look today, and it looks like the leak is coming from above the oil pan gasket. There is a black plastic part attached to the back side of the engine (to the left of the oil filter) that has a hose coming out of it, and it looks like that might be where the leak is coming from. I did have to add some coolant this winter, so I’m wondering if it is coolant leak? I need help identifying what this black plastic piece is. I’m still pretty new to DIY auto repair, so I don’t know what this piece is. Thank you for the help!
Here’s a link to a picture (hopefully linking pictures is allowed): https://photos.app.goo.gl/L3WBanL3k9xkmZtS9
- This topic was modified 5 months ago by Jonathon Enger.
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