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Honda Prelude Balance Seal Falls Out, Retaining Device Available

Honda Prelude Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1996, 1997

Engines Affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder DOHC, 2.3L 4 Cylinder


A seal in the 4 cylinder engine around the balance shaft tends to fall out, causing a large oil leak. There is a retaining device available to prevent the seal from falling out, which can be put in place during routine timing belt maintenance.

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