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Old 02-16-2013, 02:59 PM
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Originally Posted by Big_Willy View Post
After further inspection, I just found that my leak is from the transmission dip stick port. Any recommendations for sealing?
FWIW I have had much better results using the later-style "boot" seal than the earlier O-ring type seal. IIRC the last one I did used the late boot seal and the early O-ring dipstick, but check to be sure the tube fits tightly into the later boot seal if the tube is the earlier O-ring type.

Be sure the retaining tab that holds the tube in isn't bent from removing the engine and trans w/the tube in place. If it is bent, just tweak it back so you can reinstall it w/o the bracket causing the tube to be forced out of position from the bracket being bent.

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