Posts Tagged ‘Rear Main Seal’

Carrera S Blog: A Chronological Account of My Ownership

In this blog, I will endeavor to keep a running chronological account of the care and maintenance of my 2005 911 997.1 Carrera S. I will organize my posts by date and provide a narrative summary and photos of activities.            


Rear Main Oil Leak – Diaper Fix

Healeys, as well as most other British cars of the period, like to leave their mark! That is, one can expect oil leaks on their garage floor or driveway. When I rebuilt my engine ten plus years ago, I installed an improved rear main seal designed and sold by Dennis Welch Motorsports. Disappointingly, it failed […]


Engine Rebuild

Clean-up Before Rebuild I had thought about outsourcing the machine block cleaning and machine work and then rebuilding the engine myself, but thought better of it given time limitations and decided to go ahead and give the complete engine to Mike Gassman at Gassman Automotive http://www.gassmanautomotive.com for a soup to nuts rebuild. Mike and his team had […]