Crankshaft rear oil seal - renewal

1 Remove the flywheel/driveplate and the engine adapter plate.

2 Extract the oil seal using an oil seal removal tool if available. It may also be possible to remove the oil seal by drilling the outer face and using self-tapping screws and a pair of grips (see illustration).

28.2 Crankshaft rear oil seal location (arrowed)
28.2 Crankshaft rear oil seal location (arrowed)

3 Clean the oil seal housing, then drive in a new seal using a suitable metal tube or socket. Make sure that the seal lip faces into the engine and lightly smear the lip with clean engine oil.

4 Refit the engine adapter plate and the flywheel/driveplate.

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