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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 04-10-2011, 05:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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one last oil leak

after cleaning up the motor and watching it run while under the lift there is an oil leak coming from the passenger side and it looks like its coming directly from the bell housing of the transmission. Now from what the paper works says that came with the car the rear main seal was swapped about 6 months ago when the new clutch went in.

I know there is a chance that they may have not seated the seal correctly but is there anything else that may leak back there and cause a similar issue? I've read that cam seals can be a culprit but i couldn't find how to get to them and im having a hard time finding the part number to get those seals.

any suggestions?
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