Report: Engine Rear Main Oil Seal May Leak
Honda Civic Problem
Engine Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 159,305 mi (80,000 mi - 257,000 mi)
The engine rear main oil seal can leak. The transmission has to be removed to replace the seal to stop the leak.
Visitor, 1998 Honda Civic, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 257,000 mi
major oil leak in the front of the car
my rear seal leaks I keep up with the oil and the changes, but have read this can be fixed without dropping tranny
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.
Visitor, 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.