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Old 01-22-2013, 11:26 AM   #30
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Originally Posted by Pendarus View Post
Did you tell the dealer you suspect an oil leak? If you have oil in the bell-housing, they have TSB for that. It includes replacing the seal and the clutches.
True, but if there is no external oil leakage or if the clutch is getting glazed or overheating from a bound bearing, there is no way to prove it without first opening up the bell housing - which, apparently, only like 3 dealers in the entire United States are willing to do.
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