Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Hickman Nebraska
yep, you'll pull that forward drum apart and all the material will be gone, or all crumpled up and icky. and i'm sure the pan will be black as night.
give her a fluid/filter change and cross your fingers, but i wouldn't hold your breath.... or at least drop the pan and look on in horror at the mess cut your losses and replace the whole lump.
I'd say its 98+ swap time
RUST!! eating away at me more than the rear fender wells
95 Deep Jewel Green 40th Anniversary Bird / Stock SOHC 190k 96-97 intake swap, 97 Mk8 4R70W, Jmod, 3L27 / energy susp rear spindle, and cobra arm bushings, 93 Mk8 shaft, and LCAs, 225/60r16 on Windstar twin 5spokes, Vogtland 1.6drop springs, Tokico Blues, PBR, and rear-disk swap, 89 SC swaybars