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Re: Rear main seal leak on engine - '05 with 12k miles

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first I would try to tighten those bolts since they have come loose on others rigs.
But tighten to torque specs

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post #12 of 14 (permalink) Old 01-15-2012, 02:19 PM Thread Starter
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Re: Rear main seal leak on engine - '05 with 12k miles

I brought it into the dealership last month, right before the 7 year warranty ran out. The dealer said it wasn't the rear main seal, but that the leak was at the oil filter that they replaced while doing the oil change and the oil was running to the back of the engine from there.

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Re: Rear main seal leak on engine - '05 with 12k miles

there is a TSB for the rear main seal. My 03 seal want out at 3000 miles, then 5k, 7k, they ended up putting a new crank and all new bearings in my 4.0l
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Re: Rear main seal leak on engine - '05 with 12k miles

there is aTSB for the rear main seal
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