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Old 09-11-2006, 11:30 PM   #1
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Just a quickie. Is it normal for a few drops of fluid to come out of the transmission drain hole on occasion?

I almost JB welded it until I realized what it was!
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You mean at the bottom of the bell housing? Only if your rear engine seal or front transmission seal is leaking.
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if you mean the drain plug on the tranny no it means the washer on the plug is bad and or failing next time you replace your tranny fuild change the washer... unless your not talkin about that
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Bottom of bell. Tiny drain hole. Nothing else is leaking and it only happens sometimes, not often at all. Is this normal?
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Well, is it gear/tranny oil or engine oil? Could be engine oil leaking past the rear main seal or gear oil leaking out of the front of the transmission input shaft seal. More likely it's the rear main.
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Could also be oil from the CAS O'ring working its' way down there.
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More likely it's the rear main.
I agree.
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