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2001 VW Beetle manual transmission leak

The oil leaks in between the oil pan housing and the bell housing. Has anyone else had a problem? Any suggestions? What did you do to fix?

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Hi Cornate . It sounds like your rear main oil seal has gone . Not a cheap job . Judge how serious it is by topping up your oil level to the correct level and reset your trip counter . Check your oil level weekly and top up and work out how much oil is being used/lost (Per litre / miles) . Regards VW Audi tech

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