FJ40 steering box leaking

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1971 manual steering box is leaking from the front and the side (with adjustment nut)
all of the nuts were totally lose (don’t ask) so I tightened them all up, and it’s still leaking.
been looking but can’t find anything on the subject, are there gaskets for this or is something else wrong?
 
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Stanwood, WA
The sector shaft seal is available from Toyota still (lower protrusion that connects to the rest of steering). I believe the box end cap takes a gasket, which is discontinued but easy to make with some bulk gasket material.
 

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