Mechanics

FORD EXPLORER ENGINE PROBLEM

1998 Ford Explorer • 162,000 miles

THE REAR ENGINE SEAL HAS BEEN REPLACED TWICE THE SECOND TIME GARAGE INSTALLED A SLEEVE W/ SEAL. STILL LEAKING OIL AT ENGINE TRANSMISSION UNION.
SOMETHING I AM MISSING HERE. GARAGE TOLD ME CRANK IS WORKING SEAL OUT. RUNS FINE
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Guest
January 5, 2013.




If there is excessive play in the rear main, it can cause the seal to fail.
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Thanks. But what would I be noticing. Engine runs fine,
power, no extra oil use. Oil does not show up in exhaust fumes.(White cloth @ tailpipe).
No vibrations

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Joethiry
Jan 5, 2013.

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