Announcement

Collapse

Seven Wiki Available

Please check out our wiki available at:

http://www.californiacaterhamclub.com/wiki7
See more
See less

Differential Leak

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Differential Leak

    Hi all, the divers side differential is gumming up the drum break. Discovered it when I topped off the differential fluid until it drains to a certain level left in the case... Bought the car this way. Guessing it's a Quaife but not sure. Anyone deal with this before? Referral for So Cal to fix it? Thx, Rex

  • #2
    I'll take a stab - Do you know what axle you have? Ital? Sierra? English?

    Did you fill the differential to the right level and not too high?

    It sounds like the seal has failed obviously - and you'll probably need a new bearing. (probably want to replace the oil-soaked shoes while you're there)

    Comment


    • #3
      I visited the other day and spoke to the original owner.

      Axle is from a 1971 Cortina Station Wagon.

      Comment

      Working...
      X