[DML] Re: Transmission Shaft Nut Hole
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[DML] Re: Transmission Shaft Nut Hole



I just got a earlt vin 00894m with 13,888 miles & it was parked 10 
years ago because of trans seal leak? I put it on the hoist to do an 
162 point inspection & I noticed the trans leaking I went to look & 
there was this big "ol" hole that should'nt have been there so I 
have to wait for the owner to approve repairs, the shaft bolt is so 
far out I can turn the nut from under the car with end cap still on 
trans. Car has no frame rust just the average shocks,Spring control 
arms sway bar rust, interior is clean with no cracks any were, fuse 
panel is mint.
Lawrence
Lawrence's DeLorean 
Repair & Service
Dearborn Heights,Mi.48125
(313)506-3786
--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Martin Gutkowski - DMC Ltd 

<martin@...> wrote:
>
> 
> 
> Tell you if you ask. wrote:
> 
> > A fellow owner posted a picture of a nice hole blown out of the 
side
> > of his 5-speed transmission casing. The nut backed off the 
secondary
> > shaft and bored a hole in the casing...or out of it I should say.
> >
> 
> Here're before and after photos of my gearbox casing when I bought 
my 
> #1458 in 2001 with 2353 miles on it
> 
> http://www.delorean.co.uk/DCP02269.JPG
> http://www.delorean.co.uk/DCP02277.JPG
> 
> I had a little plug machined up and welded in place, plus all the 
cracks 
> ground out and re-welded. A replacement nut was fitted and my car 
now 
> has over 18000 miles and still gong strong.




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