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Leaky TO Bearings
Posted by: Jim O ()
Date: February 16, 2005 06:43AM

I think I know the answer but have to ask anyway, is it normal for TO bearings to leak a little grease? I noticed that a little bit of grease was coming out of mine, perhaps that was what was causing my clutch disk to grab. I mentioned here that my disk seemed a little glazed, probably from this. And it was a brand new bearing from a very well known Corvair vendor.. What do you think? - Thanks. - Jim

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Re: Leaky TO Bearings - Yer Thoughts?
Posted by: JimO ()
Date: February 18, 2005 05:26AM

Whatca think? Is this normal or not? Thanks. - Jim

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Posted by: Russell ()
Date: February 18, 2005 06:04AM

I would say No. That TO bearing could not supply enough grease to trash your disk. It is amazing how much oil/grease it takes to trash a clutch disk. The pic here is really oiled up!

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