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Old 06-26-2011, 02:31 PM
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Default Leaking fluid from front end

As the post says, I just want to know what it could be and how would igo about fixing this, it is,leaking from where the cv axel meets the front axel.....
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Old 06-26-2011, 03:56 PM
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Old 06-26-2011, 03:57 PM
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replace the axle seals.
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Old 06-26-2011, 07:34 PM
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Is this a difficult task???
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Old 06-26-2011, 07:56 PM
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I just did mine on the passenger side with brinker 88, it was in there pretty good. Once you peel it out just pop the new one in and make sure its flush. I had to take the hubs, shocks, knuckle (not moose either) to pull my cv's out
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Old 06-27-2011, 04:23 AM
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Alright, sounds like this weekend should be fun lol
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Old 06-27-2011, 07:11 AM
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It isnt too bad, luckily I had help!
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Old 06-28-2011, 04:04 PM
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Wear gloves...ha ha Its gonna be messy.
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Old 06-30-2011, 07:41 AM
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Wellllll I wound up doin,both seals in front and rear, and new cv axels when,i was in there.... Now I smelll like diff fluid and need rear brakes lol
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Old 06-30-2011, 12:38 PM
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Nice dude, I just did the same. I need back brake shoes too and the drum is kinda shitty so they will be replaced and painted!
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