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Drivers side rear axle is leaking, not brake fluid, has disc brakes, what do i need to do to replace seal?

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I will tell you right off this is a job for a qualified mechanic,the axle has to be pulled off first you jack up that wheel dismantle the brakes and rotor and behind the axle hub are four bolts that hold on the axle remove them and axle will come off the rear end cover does not have to come off and the axle fluid also does not have to come out,but now that axle is out you will notice that a wheel bearing is holding the seal in place this is pressed in you can buy these as a set at the dealer but must be removed by a pro. as not to harm axle and it has to be pressed back in

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'95 grand cherokee has a c clip retained rear axle, so rear diff. cover is removed to remove axle. Bearing remains in axle tube. Still not a repair for a novice.

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