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Brake Lines Went or somthing

I have a major brake fluid leak next to the drivers side rear tire. I cant find where exactly leak is from and hard would it be to change the lines?

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  • 12gaugebill Nov 03, 2008

    its not the wheel cylinder its coming right behind the gas tank, im pretty sure its a line busted but il check the cylinder



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Most likely it is the wheel cylinder, pull the wheel and check this. claims they have factory repair manuals, they have nothing of the sort, this is not to say some experts may have manuals, we do, but we work from home and in most cases have a small library. Experts are not employed by, we help free of charge as much as we can with the general automotive knowledge we have learned while working as auto technicians, specific test values, repair procedures and illustrations are unique to each car line, these are not in most cases available to us. Thanks for using FixYa!

Posted on Nov 03, 2008

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    yadayada Nov 03, 2008

    When you post these problems post all the information please, we are handicapped in trying to help if you don't, there is a line that runs over the diff housing check that, it may be the source of the leak.



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