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Are you sure the old filter gasket did not stick on and is still there. If so this is your leak. It will always leak when there are 2 gaskets. Also over-tightening the filter will cause it to leak. It should be tightened 3/4 turn after it makes contact with the mounting surface, (NO MORE-NO LESS). If you know the filter & oil pressure switch is not the source of the leak, then I would suspect you have a leaking valve cover. Tightened the valve cover bolts to 20 lb/ft of torque and see if the leak goes away. If not you may need to replace the valve cover gaskets. A thorough cleaning of the engine may be needed. After it is good and clean, you will be better able to find the source of the leak.

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Q: You have a 96 T-bird V6 The oil is leaking by the oil filter you changed the oil filter and the oil pressure switch what else can be draining all my oil?
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