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I have a JCB and it keeeps leaking brake fluid into my final…

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I have a JCB...

I have a JCB and it keeeps leaking brake fluid into my final drive hub. Already been resealed twice last time with new caliper

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

SLP5000XE.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

SLP5500XE. (###) ###-####

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?

All new seal rings and new hardware replaced for the caliper section

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