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Old 01-11-2017, 04:38 AM
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Hello , can someone please tell me from where is this leak. LR3 V8 4.4
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I'm going with that boot being loose or ripped!

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Are low on Power Steering or Coolant?

The transmission cooler lines run into the radiator on the driver's side in the US market. I've seen transmission fluid seaping from these lines
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I'm going with that boot being loose or ripped!
Maybe , but I found another leak and I don't now if it's the same leaks go to that boot or not
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My guess is trans cooler lines as Peter stated
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Are low on Power Steering or Coolant?

The transmission cooler lines run into the radiator on the driver's side in the US market. I've seen transmission fluid seaping from these lines
The power steering is in the middle between max and min .how can I now exactly if it's a transmission oil , color of it ! What will happen if ignored it? How moch probably the cost of fix it or Chang it ? Thanks. Edit : my car is LR3 V8 4.4 I think it's similar to the American spec

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Fair enough. My boot ripped on my stub axle a few years ago and grease was EVERYWHERE...your pic reminded me of that. Easy to check that boot and either confirm it or rule it out.
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Ok I will check that boot for any signe of grease , but I don't think it leak from that boot , thank you
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Your valve cover seal is leaking too. I would replace that. Use the Jag Part #AJ8 2856
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I replaced my power steering rack for leaking seals... boot wasn't leaking yet but when we removed to replace tie rods, there was a bit of fluid in there. Doesn't explain the wet stain further up though.
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