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R F lower control arm

I have oil dripping from the rear RF lower control arm bushing. Any ideas where the oil is coming from?
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Do you have separate rear HVAC? Could be compressor oil, perhaps??

Hopefully it's not a rear diff seal. Maybe a CV boot is torn, but that would sling grease, usually, not oil.

What color is the oil?

A picture of the drip as well as surrounding area would help.

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The large bushes are fluid filled. It may simply be the silicon oil used in the bushes...

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