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    Filthy tranny.......

    So, car has a bit over 175K.......... There goes another hour or so to clean that sucker. Glad this is recreational project.



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    Quote Originally Posted by glhs837 View Post
    So, car has a bit over 175K.......... There goes another hour or so to clean that sucker. Glad this is recreational project.



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    I could loan you my 3000PSI pressure washer. Clean in two shakes of a lamb's tail.....
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    Got one, but I'm a bit leery of pressure washing a component that is getting bolted right onto the replacement engine. Were it like the block it came out of the car with, I might, since that block is getting stripped and going right to Gilligans buddy out near Fitzies to get tanked and checked out. But this trans is going right back in the car, so it's the delicates cycle for it :) Dodged a bullet because the fancy-pants dual mass flywheel ($500) is in good shape. Not taking any chances on getting water up in this thing :)
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    Quote Originally Posted by glhs837 View Post
    Dodged a bullet because the fancy-pants dual mass flywheel ($500) is in good shape. Not taking any chances on getting water up in this thing :)

    Annd after a second check, its toast. So looks like a conversion to a single mass flywheel is in order. Still $500, but brings a new clutch with it......... Oh well, for a 175k drivetrain, to be expected.
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    Huh. I thought this tread was gonna be about something else...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Larry Gude View Post
    Huh. I thought this tread was gonna be about something else...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gilligan View Post
    You too, huh?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Larry Gude View Post
    Huh. I thought this tread was gonna be about something else...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gilligan View Post
    You too, huh?


    Annnd gotcha........ :)

    Stick around though, I might post some pics of a "selector rod seal" in a few days :) ;)
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