Oil leak

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Tel
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Re: Oil leak

Post by Tel » Wed Dec 04, 2019 5:50 pm

RPSN wrote:
Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:04 am
When you say that it's not worth a trip to the dealers........I assume that the oil leak is coming from the 'pinion seal' in the differential assembly (differential oil drain plug shown in photo). Does this mean that if I leave it as it is, I would have to top up the differential oil occasionally? Also, is this something that will get worse over time?

The car isn't under warranty but I suppose I could try the goodwill route.

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Re: Oil leak

Post by RPSN » Wed Dec 04, 2019 6:15 pm

It's going to be a new pinion seal then.......not taking any chances on a car like this!
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