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How to install a 1 piece rear main seal?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by garlicbreath, Jul 28, 2006.

  1. garlicbreath

    garlicbreath 1/2 ton status

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    I finishing the assembly of my 91 350 and am down to the oil pan and rear seal. What is the best way to install the one piece rear main seal?
     
  2. 1979jimmy350

    1979jimmy350 1/2 ton status

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    just install it like any other seal, make sure you use a gasket between the block and the seal adaptor. Just lube up the shaft so the seal is not dry when you first start the engien up
     
  3. sled_dog

    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    lube the inside of the seal and the end of the crankshaft, bolt it on, and go.
     

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