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Rear main seal housing / oil pan

Discussion in '2nd Gen 4Runners (1990-1995)' started by ianreidd, Aug 12, 2019.

  1. Aug 12, 2019 at 10:08 AM
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    ianreidd

    ianreidd [OP] New Member

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    1990 4R. we went in to replace the clutch and figured that we should switch the rms while we were at it, we removed every bolt that I could find on any diagram of the rms housing and then realized that there were two pins the connected it to the oil pan.

    Any video I could find is of a 1992 4 runner and it seems like they changed the RMS housing because ours looks different than the others.

    Does anyone know where these pins go? Because the thing is stuck and it looks like the only way to take it off is to remove the whole oil pan which we are trying to avoid?

    And if we do have to remove the oil pan any helpful links or videos?

    Thank you!

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    Last edited: Aug 12, 2019
  2. Aug 13, 2019 at 3:06 AM
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    jcoon

    jcoon New Member

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    Can you remove just the studs that are in the rms housing?
     

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