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Ford Explorer Sportrac 2001. some kind of oil leaking from the backend in the middle of the back tires.just wondering what it was and how to fix it

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If the leak is in the middle facing the back of truck most likely the rear end (differential) cover or gasket is leaking. If it is leaking in the front of the rear end it is most likely a rear pinion seal. Spray brake & parts cleaner to clean area. Let it dry & see if it is leaking in the front towards driveshaft or the rear towards rear bumper.

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