ES300 1992-1997

Rear Main Seal

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Removal & Installation



  1. Remove the oil seal retaining plate, or if the retaining plate is still installed on the cylinder bock, use a knife to cut off the oil seal lip.
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  3. Using a screwdriver, pry/tap out the oil seal.

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    Fig. Rear oil seal removal-with retaining plate removed-1994 models, other models similar



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    Fig. Rear oil seal removal-with retaining plate installed-1994 models, other models similar

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To install:

  1. Apply MP grease to a new oil seal lip.
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  3. Using SST (SST 09223-56010) or equivalent tool, and a hammer, tap in a new oil seal until its surface is flush with the oil pump case edge.
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  5. Apply MP grease to the oil seal lip.

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    Fig. Tap in a new rear oil seal-with retaining plate removed-1994 models, other models similar



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    Fig. Tap in a new rear oil seal-with retaining plate installed-1994 models, other models similar

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