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This video shows you how to fix minor oil leaks in your 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier and how to tell if the fluid leaking from your Cavalier is oil, how to check your oil level and how to fix the oil leak. Low oil levels can wreck your engine, so it is important to be proactive about oil leaks, however small. Oil leaks in the 2002 Cavaliers with the 2.2 liter engine are often due to a bad seal in the drain plug - the metal washer in your drain plug can only be tightened a few times before it loses its ability to seal and should be replaced periodically to prevent leaking. Replacing the metal washer should only be done when you change the oil in your Cavalier, fortunately the video above shows how to fix the minor leak in the interim.
Make sure that your engine is cold and that your Cavalier is parked on a level surface when you check the oil level as both of these things can cause the oil level to read low. Check our What is Leaking? video to see what type of fluid is leaking from your Cavalier if you need help figuring out what type of oil is leaking from your Cavalier.
There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
Odd electrical problems that come out of nowhere can often signify a blown engine fuse - check and change yours here!2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
If you have an electrical component that doesn't work, try replacing the fuse first2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
If your blinker doesn't blink, or blinks rapidly, you likely have a burnt out bulb2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
Replacing a dirty air filter can improve gas mileage by up to 4%. Isn't efficiency great?2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)
If your transmission is running low on fluid, be sure to add some - find out how to do this here!2002 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L 4 Cyl. Sedan (4 Door)