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1996 Mercury Sable Question: fluid leaking from transmission line at the transmission end.

 

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Randy H, 3.0L V6 DOHC, Fremont, NE, October 12, 2012, 05:43
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how is this repaired and can I get a diagram

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    globalhelper October 12, 2012, 06:22
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    is it a screw in fitting that is loose or a rubber hose that needs replacing

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    Randy H, October 12, 2012, 10:36
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    it has a compression clip at the end that attaches the line to the tranny. the line at that point is solid

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    globalhelper, October 12, 2012, 10:49
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    YOU HAVE 2 OPTIONS THEY HAVE REPAIR ENDS AT PARTS STORE OR YOU CAN CUT LINE AND REPLACE WITH HIGH TEMP OIL HOSE. EITHER WAY WILL WORK

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    Randy H, October 12, 2012, 11:03
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    it leaks at the end where it connects with the tranny. tube inserts into a 'hole' in the tranny that has a compression clip on it, replaced o ring but still leaking

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    globalhelper, October 12, 2012, 12:11
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    YOU CAN ALSO BUY THE TRANS FITTING AT PARTS STORE BUT IT MAY COME IN THE REPAIR KIT

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    Randy H, October 12, 2012, 14:56
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    ok thanks

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