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Is this oil leak?

Hello! I noticed a small spot of oil in my driveway (may have been from another car). So I put down a cardboard under car in garage. There are two puddle stains, pictured. However, this has been over a month. It is not spotting every day? Could it be just water from the couple days it rained? 2018 camaro. They did not find leak at dealership. Thanks for any help 

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  • God
    Lv 7
    2 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    Oil will stain the cardboard brown.  That looks like water.  Check your radiator to see if the water is down.  I doubt if it will be.  That doesn't look like much water.  If where you live is warm and the a/c has been on that could just be condensation.

  • Rita
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Low oil levels can be a sign of an oil leak. Blue smoke coming from your vehicle's hood or exhaust or a strong burning smell while the engine is running are other common signs of an oil leak.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    That looks like water, not oil.

  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    Open the hood and CHECK for leaks in the engine.

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  • 2 months ago

    There is no sign of an oil leak in that photo. It is pushing it to say there is a sign of ANY liquid visible.

  • 2 months ago

    That is water, not oil. An oil stain would stay wet looking. I have an old British car, so I know :)

  • CB
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    The ones that are near the middle are definitely water (either drip on condensate from the AC/defroster running) the little schmutz in the upper left that looks smeared could be a drop of oil, go under the car and look up above where that drop was located and see if you see any wetness from oil. 

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