Removal & Installation2.2L Engines
Please note that the transmission assembly and transfer case, if equipped, must be removed to perform this procedure.
Fig. Carefully pry the rear main oil seal out of its bore-2.2L engine
Remove or disconnect the following:
Be careful not to damage the crankshaft seal surface with the prying tool.
Negative battery cable
Transmission assembly and transfer case, if equipped
Flexplate, if equipped
Clutch assembly and flywheel, if equipped
Crankshaft seal by prying it from out
Install the new rear seal by lubricating it with engine oil and using a seal tool J-34686.
Slide the seal over the mandrel until the dust lip bottoms squarely against the tool collar.
Fig. Rear main oil seal installation using tool J-34686-2.2L engine
Align the dowel pin of the tool with the dowel pinhole in the crankshaft and attach the tool to crankshaft.