Removal & Installation
- Remove the appropriate transaxle. Refer to Drivetrain.
- Remove the flywheel or flexplate. Refer to Drivetrain.
- Remove rear engine oil seal:
Using a seal installer (SST 09223-15030 and 09950-70010) and a hammer, evenly tap the oil seal until its surface is flush with the rear oil seal retainer edge.
NOTEKeep the lip free of foreign matter. Do not tap on the oil seal at an angle.
Apply MP grease to a new oil seal lip.
NOTEWipe off extra grease on the crankshaft.
To complete installation, reverse remaining removal procedure.