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Unread 03-01-2002, 12:54 PM   #1
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Fix for a leaking diff fill plu?

Changed my rear diff fluid and realized after the fact that the leak was coming from the black rubber fill/check plug. Any fix to this problem without buying a new cover? Would the same silicone adhesive work around the plug after it is filled?

1982 Jeep Scrambler
5.3 Vortec
SOA on 37s
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Unread 03-02-2002, 06:56 PM   #2
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the plug is just a couple bucks at the dealer. or if you had to clean it off with
brake clean and apply some rtv sealer.

be safe buy a new plug
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