Sent: Sunday, April 09, 2006 7:12 AM
Subject: [DML] Digest Number 3194

There are 2 messages in this issue.

Topics in this digest:

1. Re: Manual tranny leaking at drain plug
From: "Steve" <>

2. Re: DCS Museum Preview--Secrets Revealed

Message: 1
Date: Sun, 09 Apr 2006 02:29:02 -0000
From: "Steve" <>
Subject: Re: Manual tranny leaking at drain plug

I have the same problem with my automatic transmission.  A new seal washer and drain plug should fix the problem.  Seal washer is supposed to be used a couple times and then replaced.  Try cleaning the transmission case threads before installing the new plug.


--- In, "Nathan Sobieralski" <valleyrat12_at_dml_...> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> My drain plug on my tranny is leaking since I changed my manual tranny 
> oil, or at least I hrecently noticed it is leaking.  I am certain it 
> is coming from the plug since I got under there and watched it pool 
> there. I tried Teflon tape but it still leaks, I am afraid to torque 
> down on it anymore for fear of stripping it. There is about 1/8th inch 
> of drain plug threads protruding from the case. The leak leaves a 
> fairly large (2-4") spot in my garage. Any suggestions?
> Nathan
> 2277


Message: 2
Date: Sat, 8 Apr 2006 21:00:26 EDT
Subject: Re: DCS Museum Preview--Secrets Revealed

To all:  I concur.
Roy 00893

[Moderator Note:  As usual, I'm cutting off the "me too" posts now.  Remember, the Yahoo Groups poll system is available for things like this.  - Mike Substelny, DML moderator of the week]
In a message dated 4/8/2006 6:47:15 P.M. Eastern Standard Time, writes:

Since  viewing will be on computers, could you tell us if this information will be  available for download sometime after the show?  I think most would be willing to even pay for a copy of these  documents.


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