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How would the front wheel shaft be leaking grease when the boot is not cracked?

(2002 Buick Century)
in Conway, SC on December 07, 2011
I see grease thrown everywhere but no obvious place it is coming from. Where do i start?
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on December 07, 2011
If it is a greenish-color grease is it probably coming out of the intermediate shaft or cv joint boot on the halfshaft. The boots don't have to be cracked. If a clamp that is supposed to be holding it in place is missing the rotation can spin the grease out and it will spray all in this area.
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