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    A few drops of oil on pavemant mean what?

    The 03 Boxster S with 7000 miles has appeared with a few drops of oil on teh garage floor.

    Does this most likely mean an RMS leak? Are there other components, perhaps less of a PITA, which might cause this leak?

    Re: A few drops of oil on pavemant mean what?

    Yes, there are other causes but if I had to bet my money it would be on the RMS...

    Take a look under the engine and see if you can see any oil in between the tranny and the engine, near the rear stab bar (if the Boxster is similar to the 996 which it should be):

    Re: A few drops of oil on pavemant mean what?

    If RMS means Simmerring, I'd bet on it as well!

    Mine started leaking at 5' miles.

    Greets,

    Getaway

    Re: A few drops of oil on pavemant mean what?

    If Simmerring means Rear Main Seal or Crackshaft seal then yes

    Keep us posted MMD.

     
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