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Leak below flywheel.

After using my 4 wheel drive I start getting a leak under the flywheel. It almost looks like tranny fluid but has the smell of anti-freeze. What can be the problem?

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    gasket, if your sure that were the leak is.

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Pull off the tranny inspectiont cover and see if its wet in there, if it is its prob the front tranny pump seal if not and it is anti freeze youve go a hose leaking or intake manifold gasket leaking or a head gasket leak!!! either way the 4 wheel drive would have nothing too do with any of the leaks !!!!

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