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03 turbo 7.3 rear main oil seal replacement

is there any way around not using a install tool to take off the wear ring ?
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never used a toool , judt pryed or chisle split the old, then tapped or used the spacer to put the new one on.

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u sure it is the rear main and not something from on top of the engine. if your starter is wet with oil, it most likely isnt the rear main. rear main seals goign out is very very rare

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