[DML] Re: Found a new tranny leak
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[DML] Re: Found a new tranny leak

It's a manual.

I will check the level again. I just replaced the oil and I stopped 
filling once fluid started coming out of the fill hole so that 
should mean the level is OK right? Ill look again, perhaps it is 
coming from somewhere else but it is pooling at the shift lever.


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Dave Swingle" <swingle@...> wrote:
> Manual or automatic? 
> If it's an automatic, they all seem to leak at the cable entry.
> If it's a manual that would involve removing the back cover of the 
> trans (can be done in the car) and driving out a couple of 
> to take the linkage apart to replace the shaft seal. It also 
> wrestling with the detent ball and spring. That's a pretty strange 
> leak since it's way above the static level of the oil in the 
> transmission. Are you sure it isn't overfilled? 
> At any rate - if it's not leaving huge puddles on the floor it's 
> probably not worth the effort. 
> Dave S
> --- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Nathan Sobieralski" 
> <valleyrat12@> wrote:
> >
> > I noticed a drop of tranny fluid on the shift lever in front of 
> > transmission. I am assuming that this is coming from the seal 
> > the sifter mechanism enters the tranny case. Is there a way to 
> > this easily or am I better advised to live with it for now?
> > 
> > Nathan
> > 2277
> >

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