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Transmission fluid leak where it joins onto the

Automatic Transmission fluid leaks where gearbox joins onto the motor on 89 magna. Can I repair this without removing motor from vehicle?

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Sounds to be the front pump seal on the trans. Yes, the seal can be replaced but the trans must come out, engine stays.. Remove the torque converter with the trans. and make sure they are properly coupled when reinstalling. Good Luck Ned. I Live in Mira Loma if you neeed coacjhing.

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It may be simpler to remove the transmission. It sounds like it could be a torque converter seal. The problem is that you won't know until you get it apart to look closer. You may be able to look in, but it's difficult.
Look it over good to try to pinpoint the leak, before you remove anything.

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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