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I have a 1977 chevy caprice classic that is leaking brake fluid from rear tire,can you tell me the cause?

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Sounds like you may have a leaking rear wheel cylinder. Once you remove the drum you should be able to see if it is leaking.

If its leaking enough for you to see it on the back of the tire than the brake shoes are probably soaked as well and will need to be replaced.

Posted on Mar 20, 2011

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    unicorn8467 Jul 06, 2012

    Best to change the Cylinder, That was a problem I had with my truck rear tires.

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