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Old 03-29-2018, 01:24 AM
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Oil Leak in "distributor" plug cover 240d Help

I have an oil leak in what I believe to be the distributor plug/cover/cap in my 1982 240D
Right behind the power steering below on the block
Theres a 19mm threaded plug i though was leaking but its actually the sleeve around the plug thats in the block.....any suggestions or info on how i would remove/seal the leak...

Would i just crank down on the plug assuming the collar is threaded in?
Breaking it loose was difficult.
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Old 03-29-2018, 01:41 PM
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The diesel block is not shared with the gas engine, there is no "distributor plug" in the block. Please post a picture of what you're talking about.
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Old 03-30-2018, 02:40 PM
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I would start by checking the spark plug gap, and adjusting the carburetor.
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A picture would be helpful please.
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