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Old 06-17-2012, 03:19 PM
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700r4 oil leak

I finally have a 700r4 that shifts and behaves like It was supposed to. It only took two rebuilds and about 900 dollars in parts. Before I started this project I noticed a oil leak at the back at the pan. I thought to my self.. the rebuild should take care of that and gave it no further thought. Boy...was I wrong! It leaks in reverse. On the top right in front of where the transfer case attatches and a little bit toward the right a little bit of oil comes out when in reverse. The case either has a porosity or a small crack. My question is.....Can this be kinda fixed with a good prep and jb weld or am I wasting time. Instead should I look for a prepared case from a rebuilder or what. Any Ideas would be appreciated. Thankyou in advance
The Bone Man

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Old 06-24-2012, 11:07 PM
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man you had some bad luck huh?


the 700R4 is an easy trans to rebuild and you can get them cheap at any pick n pull for 80 bucks

what i would do is get a good core and use all your parts just make sure its around the same year as yours because gm changed them a few times. you can also get a new case from just about any trans shop for 125 bucks.
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