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Old 03-03-2005, 05:51 PM   #1
155Kescort
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Question 94 escort torque converter seal leak.

Need some assistance with repeat leak on 94 escort trans.
4 months ago had leak, replaced torque converter seal, problem resolved,
but gradually developed leak again to the point of appearing like a stabbing victim. I have the feeling that the converter is wobbling slightly and damaging
the seal. When I reinstalled the converter I do not recall seeing any obvious wear where the converter mounted to. Is there a bushing or bearing that is the likely cause of the leak? have not removed trans yet.
Any input appreciated.
Dan
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Old 03-03-2005, 06:03 PM   #2
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fel-pro

even if they look perfect, sometimes they still leak. if you take it apart again and can't see anything obviously wrong i would buy the fel-pro sleeve n' seal kit. all you do is sand the converter shaft down a little, slip a sleeve over it and the seal fits better than new.

good luck.
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