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post #1 of 3 Old 07-20-2009, 05:03 AM Thread Starter
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fluid coming from the rear diff?

My rear diff seems a little wet is this the diff leaking or something else? Would it just be a leaking gasket? If so how hard is it to replace and what kind of gear oil would you use in it?

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post #2 of 3 Old 07-20-2009, 06:08 AM
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Is it leaking at the driveshaft side-pinion seal, leaking at the cover side, bad gasket or RTV seal.
80W-90 unless you tow or want to spend the money for synthetic 75W-140.
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post #3 of 3 Old 07-20-2009, 09:49 AM Thread Starter
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I'm not sure where it is leaking from. It looks wet on the cover side or underneath I believe. I will double check today.
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