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Not Happy leaky alfa 147

help!! my alfa 147 has started leaking oil? i always park in the same spot so i know its mine and have also noticed spots of oil on the road when driving in the wet. it seems to be coming from just left of centre at the bottom of the engine no oil is present in the engine bay but its using quite a lot of oil does any one know what this could be ?
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I have the exact same prob mate,I'm unsure what it is too!!Sounds like the same place also
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could be the cam cover gasket.
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One clue may be the work its had done on it in recent times and what parts have been disturbed. High oil loss could be the cam cover gasket, it can litterally dribble down the back of the engine although this also ends up with a smell of oil as it burns off the exhaust.
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FANTASTIC ive recently had my cam belt changed and come to think of it i didnt have a leak before it went in thanks
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