Q: BRAKE FLUID LEAK; REAR DRIVER SIDE 2005 Chevrolet Cavalier

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I JUST NOTICED LEAK OF BRAKE FLUID ON DRIVER REAR END FROIM TRYING TO PUT BRAKE FLUID IN VEHICLE\

My car has 163500 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi - the brake fluid leak you discovered could be a damaged brake line, or leaking brake caliper or wheel cylinder. I recommend a brake system inspection ASAP, performed by a mobile, professional mechanic, such as one from YourMechanic, who will come to your location, diagnose this problem, and give you an accurate assessment of damage and cost estimate for repairs.

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