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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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I have engine oil dripping onto the top of the oil filter.

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I have engine oil dripping onto the top of the oil filter. Is there a sensor or other item that could be failing which may get worse. Its a 2012 Hilux 3.0 diesel.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Toyota
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Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 3 years ago.
Hello, welcome. My name is Mike, I will do my very best to assist you with your question. I apologize if you have been waiting long for a response.

This particular leak normally comes from the intercooler itself there is not a sensor in this area that would cause this leak, the intercooler needs to be tested as a next step.