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Why is brake fluid leaking from the back drum and no visible line leak 1994 caravan?


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2008-03-04 13:08:09
2008-03-04 13:08:09

brake fluid leaking from a brake drum indicates the brake slave cylander on that wheel is leaking and needs to be replaced you will not see the actual leak with out removing the brake drum


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A 1999 Dodge Caravan uses DOT 3 brake fluid.

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chances are its a leaking brake booster or rear seal on master cyl.

brake pressure loss and pedal going straight to floor is mostly caused by loss of brake fluid or air in brake system look under car and on inside of wheels to see if fluid is leaking. check brake fluid level at master cylander if no fluid seems to be leaking, have the brake system bled for air. this is the simplest remedy to start with if that doesnt fix it have the brake power booster checked to make sure fluis is not leaking into that also check on firewall in engine bay round booster for fluid and on inside of cab on firewall for fluid

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