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Hi My wife as a 57 plate 1.1 automatic. its developed a large oil leak what seems to be at the side of the gear box. its black oil so i know its engine oil just wondering if anyone else has had a similar issue there is like a small hole where its coming out of at the bottom of the engine ( between the engine block and gear box ) the car has been solid until now. regular servicing e.c.t
 

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is it a big job? With the car not been that valuable im going to do this my self. I work for a KwikFit so have knowledge of an engine but we dont deal with anything as drastic as this
Anyone replaced one before? Any videos haha
 

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is it a big job? With the car not been that valuable im going to do this my self. I work for a KwikFit so have knowledge of an engine but we dont deal with anything as drastic as this
Anyone replaced one before? Any videos haha
First you need to be certain it is the crankshaft seal, could be the cam cover seal leaking & running down the engine?

If it is the crankshaft seal its probably a drive shaft, gearbox, torque converter, flywheel will need removing. Yes a big job :(
 

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yep have heard people get good results using these kind of products rejuvinates the rubber in the seal ,good luck hope this works for you keep us updated .
 
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