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Front axle seals leaking even after replacing them

I just replaced my front axles. ( The seals were leaking - were replaced several times - kept leaking). They seemed to hold for about 24 hours after replacing the axles, but their dripping again. Any ideas why?

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    REPLACE FRONT AXLE SEAL IN A KL 351 KIOTI 4WHD TRATOR

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    Replace front axcle seal

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    Front trans axle seal leaking

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    Seals are leaking

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Did you check to see if/where vent for transaxle/transmission housing might be, and make sure it is clean & working properly. If it's plugged, will build up pressure internally and cause what your experiencing. That's provided everything installed and checked closely on what was already done.

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