Question about 1992 Ford F350
I never have troubles with the leak around town or for short trips. If I drive it 12 miles and up the hills I lose alot of trans fluid out of the front of the trans. If I let it cool it stops. I think it is the front seal and so changing it but wondering if it may be the temp in teh trans and over heating?
If not those things then what?
Replace the front seal in the transmission
overheating transmission oil is from
not enough oil
too much oil
Posted on Oct 21, 2017
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: pinion seal leaking
check your rear diff vent if pluged clean it out and clean up the pinion seal.sometimes if the leak is caused by pluged vent and has not been leaking long once vent is clean sometimes the leak will stop.there is not a specific torque amount because it is rotational torque(how hard to turn pinion).there is a crush sleve on the pinion and if torqued too tight or too loose brg preload will be wrong and brg damage could result.mark and remove drive shaft.remove rear wheels,brakes,axles.so when turning pinion you dont have any drag from brakes or axles.mark the position of the yoke on the pinion.remove yoke,replace seal,reinstall yoke be sure to replace pinion nut.tighten nut until it takes the exact same amount of force to turn pinion as before taking original pinion nut off.hope this helps.
Posted on Oct 22, 2008
SOURCE: 1966 Ford Mustang overheating
try to run the water pump without hoses, and add water in the 'in' side, if is powers out the other side, then it's fine. how is your water/coolant mix?
Posted on Dec 01, 2008
SOURCE: transmission leak
you most likely have overheated the trans. and it has blown the fluid either out of the vent on top or out the dipstick tube its self. most cases just a top off and you should be good... there is also a tsb on re-routing the vent tube so it doesnt clog as easy
Posted on Jun 14, 2009
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