[T3] Swing-axle oil leak

jadney at vwtype3.org jadney at vwtype3.org
Sun Jun 20 21:16:29 PDT 2021

On 21 Jun 2021 at 0:04, Larry Thrasher wrote:

> It only leaks when the rear is jacked up. I've never noticed a leak when
> just parked. I will check the boots and all the bolts/nuts.

And check the oil level. Whenever I buy a Type 3 that's new to me, I do a complete 
transmission oil change. Previous owners have almost never done the maintenance they 
should have, so there's no reason to believe the oil in there has EVER been changed.

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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