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Front seal the front seal on my 94 Taurus SHO is leaking ! Is this something I can fix ? and how hard is it to do and what tools would I need to do the job ?? If I cannot fix it my self is it a costly job ?

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You can do it and it will be messy, but much cheaper than $80/hr at a shop, provided you have the time. Best thing is to get a repair guide at an auto parts store (Chilton or Haynes) and with the text and pictures, you will know what to do, how to do it and what tools are needed.

Good luck. I did one and learned alot about other things going on with my car.

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