I have a 1975 Jeep wagoneer w/ 360 ci and auto trans. My rear main seal is leaking and was wondering if this something I can do or should a shop do it.
Friday, March 3rd, 2006 AT 8:55 AM
The only way to stop a rear main oil seal leak is to replace the seal. A Mitchell, Chilton, Haynes, dealer auto repair manual or a specialty repair book for your make of car will have step-by-step instructions so you can judge for yourself the difficulty based on your level of experience. Also, most public libraries will have books on the subject you are searching for or you can go to http://www.2carpros.com/store/index.htm
for specialty books the might also assist you. Just click the hyperlink above, scroll to the bottom of the page and then click on your make of vehicle.