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Brake fluid is leaking at the right rear tire any ideas of what might be wrong

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Either the brake pipe is leaking with a small hole or the joint is leaking. Try tightening the joint a little or replacing the brake pipe. or, if the leak is from inside the wheel then it could be the brake cylinder too. In that case the cylinder needs to be replaced. It is a bad situation you are in. Hence, it should be rectified soonest.

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Could be your brake line rusted end to. or the wheel cylinder is leaking

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Broken brake line or loose fitting OR it can be most likely a faulty whel cylinder

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SOURCE: fluid leak on rear right side near tire.

if it is sure break fluid. then you have to change break master cylinder, if your car rear wheel drive that might be shaft oil and vibration come from a worn rear wheel bearing.

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SOURCE: i have breke fluid leaking from my right rear tire

are you sure it's brake fluid? did you check the brake fluid level? If it's indeed low your brake caliper could be the culprit. If the brake fluid is good then it could be an axle seal.

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