I have been told I have a rear axle leak and that it is common in this vehicle. The fluid supposedly has saturated the "brake lines" I think they said. I was quoted $982 to fix it. I maybe towing a camper in a few weeks and I want to know what the safety issues are if it is not fixed before then and is this a fair price. Really don't want to sink this kind of money into this vehicle at this time! How safe is it to drive this vehicle in its current condition?
Rear axle leak on 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee
by gayle8 in Racine, WI on July 27, 2014
ANSWER by pushrod on July 27, 2014
Sounds high to me! However I don't know the extent of what exactly needs to be done either!!
What should it cost to repair a rear axle leak?
I just had a used complete rear end put in my Jeep by a Tire shop, it cost me $1400. They ordered the rear end from a salvage yard and they told me I had a 1 year labor warranty on any failed part...