Subject: New Shift Rod Seal Models: 911 Carrera ALL
Bulletin Number: 88 – 03
The shift rod seal material has been changed,
From production date: March 31, 1988
Transmission numbers: G 5001 1J 04 704
G 5001 2J 11 420
New part number: 999.113.404.40
The new seal should not be glued in place.
Old type seal part number 999.113.354.40 must be glued in place with loctite 495, instant adhesive super bonder, available from local suppliers.
Old seal has been superseded and will no longer be sold.
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