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Old 05-17-2010, 11:35 AM   #1
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On my 94 jeep my T/C is leaking from the seal on the back of the transfer case where it connects to the drive shaft, and from what I can see you need to unbolt the 3 bolts on the extension housing to get to it, am I correct? any imput is appreciated thanks
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ya your right but its not a seal, its basically black RTV. get some of the pink LocTite silicone gasket crap and use that....
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It's a seal... not RTV.

You can remove the rear driveshaft, use a seal puller of carefully use a screwdriver to remove the seal. Install with a seal driver or appropriate sized socket, pipe etc to drive it in. Apply a bit of RTV around the outside metal of seal where it mates to tailcone.
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ok hold on, so if its my seal, how do I go about removing the driveshaft from the T/C thanks again-
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To remove just the rear ds all you need to do is unbolt the U joint from the yoke. There is 2 straps with 2 8mm bolts on each one so 4 bolts take them off then use a screw driver put it between the yoke and U joint to push the ds forward on the slip the ds will fall on the U joint side then pull it out of the slip and presto ds is out.
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badass, thanks- now off to the store to hunt for the seal haha
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It's a seal... not RTV.

You can remove the rear driveshaft, use a seal puller of carefully use a screwdriver to remove the seal. Install with a seal driver or appropriate sized socket, pipe etc to drive it in. Apply a bit of RTV around the outside metal of seal where it mates to tailcone.
how come mine had the pink loctite crap then? guess someone cracked my case before....hmmmm...ive never had any problems with it....

OOHHHH i think i mustve misunderstood! he talkin about the seal on the back of the TC for the DS huh, not the seal on the extension of the case....my bad HAHA
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