[Healeys] Rear axle gasket question

Oudesluys coudesluijs at chello.nl
Mon Jan 26 01:26:41 MST 2015

Well, there won't be much oil from a leaking engine reaching the outer 
ring of the bearings and the rear axle housing. If there is dampness 
there, corrosion makes dismantling the rear bearing in a future occasion 
unnecessary difficult. This area does not dry out easily.
Kees Oudesluijs

Michael Oritt schreef op 25-1-2015 om 14:04:
> I suppose Kees has a point but with the amount of oil spray, etc. that 
> trails back from the engine and transmission I doubt that corrosion 
> would be a great possibility.

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