The most probable place that a manual transmission could be leaking from is at the drive axle seals. In this case I don't believe that the transmission would have to bo taken down, but the drive axles will have to be pulled from the transmission in order to change the seals.
The seals around the drive axles need to be replaced. When you replace them, check the surface of the drive axle where the seal was in contact. Is it rough or worn down? If it is rough (damaged or not properly ground during manufacturing) you will probably get a leak again. If it is worn down too much, you will probably get a leak immediately.
When you pull the axles out of the transmission/transaxle, be ready for gear oil or Transmission Fluid to start pouring out. Have something ready to catch it. Be careful when removing the old seal to not damage the surface where the new seal will go. When you press the new seal into place, ensure that you do all sides evenly at the same time. You can to this by tapping gently all around the seal as it goes in. Generaly try to do it evenly and not any one side too much more that the others. Putting it in crooked can cause it to get damaged and lead to leaks.
I recently replaced one of the seals in my transaxle. The instructions told me to coat the inside with bearing grease when installing it.
If your transmission is not leaking around the axle seals, it may have a leaking gasket that needs to be replaced. Again, be ready for lots of fluid to come spilling out when you break the seal of the gasket.
Another location for leaks is the input shaft of the transmission (near the clutch). The input shaft has a seal around it.
A less likely location for leaks is around the shift linkage. Since the linkage is usually on the top or upper sides, you will seldom get leaks there.
It could be leaking from a number of places. Some could be a simple fix and others not so simple. Need more info as to where it is leaking.
it depends on where its coming from
Remove transmission and replace front seal.
how can i check the transmmission fluid?
Buy a new transmission oil pan gasket before your transmission blows from leaking liquid.
Replaced the pan gasket with a new one.
check your radiator hoses and change gaskets
Fix the cause, or keep adding fluid.
Fixing a transmission bearing noise often times requires rebuilding the transmission. If you are mechanically inclined it is not hard to do. Make sure to purchase a transmission repair manual as it will make it easier.
Take you car to a garage and have a qualified mechanic fix it.
It depends on where it is leaking. If it is the lines it is cheap. Anything else it is not.
No, thay have never made anything in a can that will fix something. If you add stop leak to your transmission it will mess up the seals and you will have to have the transmission rebuilt. It would be best to just fix the leak and a whole lot cheaper.
The better question is what is leaking transmission fluid?
Because your transmission has a seal that is leaking.
It depends where it's leaking from. I have had two previous cases of my truck leaking transmission fluid and both consisted of the pressure lines not being properly clipped on or a bad hose. It could be a old or faulty gasket inside the transmission box. Either way it would need replacing of the hardware. only way to fix it.
put fluid in differential or have someone replace your syncros if its a manual
yes less parts to wear
That's automatic transmission fluid , or power steering fluid , so it would depend on where it is leaking from
Auto or manual? Auto, don't know. Manual, you can buy a good JDM one for about $500.
The seal must be replaced, which will require the removal of the transmission.
You have to say WHERE it is leaking from for someone to answer it.
This depends on a lot of things. What kind of car it is, what kind of transmission, what seal or gasket is bad, give us something to work with here.
You will need to replace the output shaft seal where the axle spline goes into the transmission. Easy to do and it is a very simple fix. This should fix the seal and stop any leaking.
Converting a manual transmission to automatic transmission is not possible but you can replace a manual transmission to an automativ transmission . That is also an expensive deal.