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92 Explorer 5spd Transmission Leaking From Top

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My 92 5spd explorer's transmission has been leaking from the top. I know there is a rubber seal between the transmission and the control housing was wondering if the could be it or something else along the top?
 



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There are rubber plugs in the top cover for the shift rails. The plugs dry out and leak. They can be replaced with small freeze plugs for a permanent fix.
 






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There are rubber plugs in the top cover for the shift rails. The plugs dry out and leak. They can be replaced with small freeze plugs for a


Do you know if I can get away without the dana or dorman parts? For example if I used a different brand same size? The dana and dorman parts are unavailable in my region
 






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Do you know if I can get away without the dana or dorman parts? For example if I used a different brand same size? The dana and dorman parts are unavailable in my region


The brand doesn't matter, just the size.
 












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My 92 5spd explorer's transmission has been leaking from the top. I know there is a rubber seal between the transmission and the control housing was wondering if the could be it or something else along the top?
 






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