So it appears from the fresh stripe of Redline MTL on my underside that I
must replace the rear seal on the 5speed trans.
So I got one. Now:
Can this be done in place?
Any special tools or prayers to the seal gods I must do? (other than the
obligatory "graft on the hand of a 10 year old in order to access repair
Do I have to buy some of that 'soft metal dirt' I heard about? (just
kidding, 'drift' didn't translate)
I looked at the exploded view part-pages in Gordon's site, any tricks to
I am thinking:
-drop the driveshaft
-loosen/unbolt the output shaft housing (hopefully no jackpot of unspecified
washers, circlips, etc pops out)
-wiggle out the old seal
-club it until Sierra Club arrives
-replace with new seal, refill trans with MTL
-polish the area so as not to incur shame of Roman and Victor (just kiddin'
thanks all for any and all help,