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1Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Seal direction on Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:18 am

smoll1

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Hi all

A simple question but cannot find answer, which way round does the new type front crank/timing case seal go hall sensor one.

I see there is an arrow showing direction on one side which way does this go?
Does this rotate the same as engine rotation?
If so which way
I thought might be anticlockwise but before I fit using the advice on forum just wanted to check? Help  Very Happy  Very Happy  Very Happy 

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2Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:24 am

Inge K.

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The letters/numbers should point away from the oil side.


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3Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Fri Feb 14, 2014 10:35 am

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Just fitted one:

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4Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:22 pm

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Seal direction Seal_Direction_zps552c7945
Apparently it's thataway...

    

5Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Fri Feb 14, 2014 1:32 pm

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Excellent guys I will fit that tomorrow if the awful weather lets me in the shed  Very Happy  Very Happy 

thanks for helping

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6Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Sun Feb 16, 2014 3:57 pm

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Hi all

tried fitting today and ended up cracking seal am I missing something as I would thought simple enough any tips would be greatly received, I will have to order another seal and try again it was a Bmw seal and appears to be the size stated so a bit confused. Help Crying or Very sad  Crying or Very sad 

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7Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Sun Feb 16, 2014 8:55 pm

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Soak it in oil for a couple of hours. The one I've just fitted was supplied by my local BMW dealership. Like any seal, getting it square at the start is the key, then use something of the same diameter to press it in (I have a hoofing great impact socket that is just the right size).


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8Back to top Go down   Seal direction Empty Re: Seal direction on Mon Feb 17, 2014 1:07 pm

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Thanks for advice I did not soak seal so that probably didn't help will order new one and try again  Very Happy  Very Happy will let you know how I get on.

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