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Lost all power steering fluid and brakes

1999 F-350 Powerstroke Diesel lost all powersteering fluid and also lost brakes

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    I have lost powersteering and Brakes also now are not working however all fliuds sre toped off and fine, could it be a blown fuse?

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Hi Salmancasmi,
On vehicles with a hydraulic booster you will find that the power steering pump supplies fluid through bot the steering gear box and the hydraulic booster.
Just a visual inspection of the system should point you to the part that failed, most likely a hose. These can be obtained through your local parts store or dealership.
Locate and replace the failed part, refill the reservoir with power steering fluid. With the front of the truck on jack stands, start the truck and turn the steering wheel from full left to full right several times while pumping the brakes. This will remove the air from the system. Recheck for leaks and fluid level and you'll be on your way.
Hope that helps, good luck.

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