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mirage rear main seal #4... just a few photos.

Discussion in 'Other Vehicle Discussions' started by TurboMirage, Nov 4, 2011.

  1. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    haha.

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    this is an oily clutch. almost zero friction surface
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    here is the score mark from the old seal. the rotating surface of the old seal is almost completely worn to pieces in some places. Had to fish the spring out of the oil pan :lol:
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    changed this out -
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    for this, notice that it is flushed instead of recessed -
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    BOOYAH
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    i REALLY hope it holds this time. if it does, then next weekend i put on the fender bars, and some other goodies. probably pulling the emanage too.
     
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    damn, that clutch is covered in shit :p is the rear main a common problem with these?
     
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    you should read the back of your orange rtv tube, I'm pretty sure you're not supposed to use it where oil and gasoline contact occurs
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    it is petroleum safe.

    anyways, we have determined the crankshaft is the issue with this motor. i'm searching out another vehicle in the meantime.
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    no, not ever a problem.
     
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