Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Dynaflow leak

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    14
    My Feedback

    (0% Positive Feedback)
    Rep Power
    0

    Dynaflow leak

    My 1951 special dynaflow leaks somewhere by the tail it starts to leak when she starts up and stops after she sits off for about 3 min. I suspect the torque ball butI am not sure.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Posts
    189
    My Feedback

    (0% Positive Feedback)
    Rep Power
    0
    Hi Robert,

    yes, torque ball is the most likely source for leakage at the rear of an Dynaflow.
    These torque ***** seem to have a mind of their own. After highway driving with oil hot and thin they keep tight and after sitting for month in a cold garage afterwards with the oil being thickened by the cold you can find a puddle...
    You will never know without determining the source. Wash the transmission with brake cleaner as good as possible, start the engine and look where the oil comes from.
    As I said: Torque ball is likely, but since it is quite a job to get the transmission out there you probably wanna be sure you do not have to look for another seal also.

    Michael
    A bad solution is applicable to almost every problem !

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    socal
    Posts
    977
    My Feedback

    (0% Positive Feedback)
    Rep Power
    0
    I have heard if there is a torq ball seal leak it may have let oil into the rear end so you might want to check oil level in the differential, not good for it.

Similar Threads

  1. 225 v6 oil leak
    By 68Jeepv6 in forum Small Block 215, 300, 340 (and Rover V-8)
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-07-2013, 06:16 AM
  2. Oil leak from High Pressure accumulator on 57 Dynaflow.
    By Anders_60 in forum Transmissions and Drivelines...
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-07-2013, 01:07 PM
  3. dynaflow leak into torque tube
    By bakersbuick in forum Transmissions and Drivelines...
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-21-2012, 10:02 AM
  4. Leak somewhere ?
    By George Humphrey in forum Steering and Brakes
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-25-2011, 09:13 AM
  5. Transmission Leak- 54 Special Dynaflow Auto
    By Sickboy54 in forum Transmissions and Drivelines...
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-08-2008, 05:39 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
TeamBuick.com Privacy Policy