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Transmission leaking, best way to replace the gasket.

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Front of car on jackstands,drop pan(need to catch about 7 quarts or fluid).I always remove all the 10 MM bolts on the small side,then loosen th big side to contain the mess....You will proboblhy want to replace the filter while your at it,since a filter kit usually comes with gasket....around 30 bucks then do not overtighten new gasket...good luck...Lee

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