[DML] Re: Manual tranny leaking at drain plug
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[DML] Re: Manual tranny leaking at drain plug



I have the same problem with my automatic transmission.  A new seal washer and drain 
plug should fix the problem.  Seal washer is supposed to be used a couple times and then 
replaced.  Try cleaning the transmission case threads before installing the new plug.


Steve
#04421

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Nathan Sobieralski" <valleyrat12@...> wrote:
>
> Hello everyone,
> 
> My drain plug on my tranny is leaking since I changed my manual tranny 
> oil, or at least I hrecently noticed it is leaking.  I am certain it 
> is coming from the plug since I got under there and watched it pool 
> there. I tried Teflon tape but it still leaks, I am afraid to torque 
> down on it anymore for fear of stripping it. There is about 1/8th inch 
> of drain plug threads protruding from the case. The leak leaves a 
> fairly large (2-4") spot in my garage. Any suggestions?
> 
> Nathan
> 2277
>









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