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1996 Deere 425 garden tractor. Leaking clear fluid near

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1996 John Deere 425 garden tractor. Leaking clear fluid near front axle. Transaxle dipstick shows dry. Engine Oil level OK. Slight "catch" when turning front wheels.
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Hi,let's see if we can work together to get to the root of your problem! will try my best to help!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Leak will be the power steering, either one of the hoses, or one of the cylinders. I don't know your expertise, but likely not something you will be able to repair. See the link below showing the hoses and cylinders. The transmission is reservoir for the steering, so it need to be filled.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you see my response? Please rate to close the question.