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97 dodge stratus power steering leak

My mother's car, 97 Dodge stratus, seems to have a power steering leak. We believe it to be a hose, but the power steering is a bit difficult to get to. I was wondering if you would happen to know the steps involved to get to it, and repair it.

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  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    need to get the steps to fix the hose. been told that i would have to drop the sub frame to fix this. but hopefully there's a bettr way

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    you have not provided the info needed to answer, what engine? where is the leak? you need to find the source of the leak to fix it


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I had a somewhat related type of problem with my 2000 dodge stratus. It had poor steering and handling on curves. After 55000 miles with this problem I decided to replace the brain box, not the TCM. Now it steers more easily and takes curves at higher speeds well. I was amazed because I avoided unnecessary costly repairs. Hope this helps.

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If it is a hose it could be in 6 or 7 sections to get to the pump you need 2 lower your front suspension i believe not a job for the neighborhood joe unless joe's a mechanic

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