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2001 escort van power steering pump

I have changed my power steering pump twice (secondhand) but it is still leaking on my disc brakes ,could it be something else like a valve on the steering rack or should i go for a recon pump instead .I hope you can help me with this problem thanks alex.

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Don't know much about the vans but on the zxw the pump will not leak on the brakes.

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