TRoglodyte
TRoglodyte UltraDork
Nov. 12, 2017 11:03 a.m.

My friend has no time or money for a proper fix. What is the best magical snake oil to buy some time?

lne937s
lne937s None
Nov. 17, 2017 12:56 p.m.

How bad is the leak? If it is minor, many "high-mileage" motor oils contain "seal conditioners" which will swell the plastic seals and help with minor leaks.  

Other, more aggressive chemicals often have side effects, so I would start with the high mileage oil.

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