Mitsubishi Eclipse 1990-1998 Repair Guide

Rear Output Shaft Seal

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 and 2

  1. Raise and support the vehicle safely.
  2.  
  3. Remove the propeller shaft from the transfer assembly. Place a drain pan under the rear of the transfer assembly to catch any fluid that leaks out.
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  5. Using a flat-bladed prying tool, carefully remove the oil seal from the transfer dust seal guard.
  6.  



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Fig. Fig. 1: Exploded view of the transfer case extension housing and related components



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Fig. Fig. 2: Install the oil seal using the proper sized driver and a hammer

To install:
  1. Using proper size seal driver tool, install the seal into the dust seal guard and the transfer assembly.
  2.  
  3. Install the rear propeller shaft.
  4.  
  5. Carefully lower the vehicle and inspect the transfer assembly fluid level.
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