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Old 03-24-2010, 04:23 PM
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Rear Main Seal is Leaking

Rear Main Seal is Leaking
<hr style="color: rgb(209, 209, 225); background-color: rgb(209, 209, 225);" size="1"> <!-- / icon and title --> <!-- message --> <!-- BEGIN TEMPLATE: ad_showthread_firstpost_start --> <!-- END TEMPLATE: ad_showthread_firstpost_start --> I had some small oil leak & I found out that my rear main seal is leaking on the V10.
Has anyone had this problem? Is it expensive to fix? from what I understand you have to drop the tranny to get to it.
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I had 2 technicians, 1 of them a ford tech take a look at it and they both said it was the rear main seal.
Its leaking slowly, and when idling in park you can smell the burning oil because it drips directly on the exhaust.
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Old 03-25-2010, 11:11 AM
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Are there any GOOD trans shops in central jersey that anyone can recommend?
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the best trans shop around is royal trans and brake service in Spotswood.
732-723-1212. ask for Pat. he is the owner, and will not jerk you around.
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the best trans shop around is royal trans and brake service in Spotswood.
732-723-1212. ask for Pat. he is the owner, and will not jerk you around.
Tjc, I just made an appointment for Saturday, Should I use your name as a reference?
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not necessary. pat treats everyone equally
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The truck is over there now, he did confirm that it was the rear seal & he is going to work on it.
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Rear seals fixed, thanks for the recommendation Pat was awesome
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glad to help.


and i bet Pat's price was a lot less than all the other places also, rite??
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