Engine rear main oil seal may leak on Honda Civic

The rear main oil seal can leak. The transmission has to be removed to replace the rear main seal on the engine.
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Average mileage: 152,906 (20,000–257,000)
Engines affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 1.7L 4 Cylinder
10 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006
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1998 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 257,000 mi,
major oil leak in the front of the car
1999 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 123,000 mi,
my rear seal leaks I keep up with the oil and the changes, but have read this can be fixed without dropping tranny
2000 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 175,000 mi,
Main Seal leaking Oil, just like my previous 1996 Honda Civic EX did.
1998 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder
I have tried to save a few bucks by putting in some rear seal gasket sealant. yeah, what a joke, that crap doesn't work.
1997 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 152,009 mi,
Leaking oil and transmission fluid can not find where it is coming from replace oil pan gasket just can not find it
1996 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 189,000 mi,
had many leaks, repair shop took care of most but this one remains... not work fixing.
2000 Honda Civic - 1.6L 4 Cylinder 200,000 mi,
my car stARTED LEAKING OIL, TOOK IT TO THE DEALERSHIP, THEY TOLD ME IT WILL COST OVER 600 IN REPAIRS. STILL THINKING ABOUT TI