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Old 01-17-2011, 04:24 PM   #1
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Transfer Case Leak Repair?

While removing my nerf bars today, I noticed that my transfer case and rear seal were leaking a little. I want to get this taken care of before it becomes an issue and don't have the money to take and have it fixed. I dropped all my spare cash on Paramedic school.

I know need to remove the rear retainer and half case and add some RTV. Is there anything I need to look out for? How difficult will this be for an amateur?

Any advice/help is GREATLY appreciated!

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Old 01-17-2011, 08:25 PM   #2
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Leak is most likely coming from the tc output shaft all you need to do is put a new gasket inside of it. To be honest I haven't met a yj that doesn't have leaks. Leaking transmission fluid out of your tc is not that big of a deal. There is plenty of how to change the gasket on the net just search google. Should only cost you less then five dollars.

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Old 01-18-2011, 06:53 AM   #3
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It could be leaking in between the transfer case and the transmission. That's were mine leaks. Need to change the tranny output seal. Not a hard job just time consuming that is why mine has been leaking for a year.
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