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I have a ford mondeo mk2 1.8td year 2000.. the other day i

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I have a ford mondeo mk2 1.8td year 2000..
the other day i was involved in a minor accident which damaged the sump..Ive started the sump removal proces but its as if theres something still conected and its not the sealant..Ive been searching online an some blogs are talking about removing gearbox...plz advise me on this..regards ***** *****
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.

Hello Sean

Part of the sump is held by the inboard crankseal carrier on the back of the engine

as this lies inside the bellhousing behind the flywheel in the engine to transmission joint.

Sorry to say that The only way to get the sump off is to remove the transmission so you can remove the flywheel and then remove the crank seal carrier

Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.


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