how do I replace the rear main seal in my 2000
chevrolet 4x4 1500 silverado? automatic transmission with v6 engine -
Requires removal of transfer case, transmission, flywheel and need a special tool to install seal, may be able to rent from parts house. Different tool for V8 & V6. Once piece seal.
J 35621-B Rear Main Seal Installer
Important: DO NOT allow oil or any other lubricants to contact the seal lip surface of the crankshaft rear oil seal.
Notice: Proper alignment of the crankshaft rear oil seal is critical. Install the crankshaft rear oil seal near to flush and square to the crankshaft rear oil seal housing. Failing to do so may cause the crankshaft rear oil seal or the crankshaft rear oil seal installation tool to fail.
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