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I have a 1997 chev camaro and i just bought a cluck master cylinder for it and when i installed it. It started leaking in to my car when put fluid in it is it bad?

When I installed it and put fluid in it. IT started leaking in the car is it bad or should I do something else first?

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Take it back it must not leak.they should replace if it leaks.

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