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Terrible leak on power steering fluid

Drain out all the fluid

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  • rlejano12 Jan 02, 2009

    gradual and noise in under chassis

  • rlejano12 Jan 02, 2009

    how to trace the leak

  • rlejano12 Jan 02, 2009

    how to solve the problem

  • Anonymous Jan 03, 2009

    leak source is flex tube on output of power steering pump. Can see leak from top. It's at the back of the engine next to the fire wall. Repair manual does not tell how to get to it.

    How do I get to it to replace?

    D.

  • shepfive Jan 03, 2009

    leaks at flex tube at back of engine next to fire wall.

    How do I get to it?

    D.

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    first you need to locate what is leaking

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    fill it up with powersteering fluid and park it overnight... when you move the car you will have an idea the location of the leak

    Robert



  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    how fast was the leak.... or was it gradual and you just noticed it ?




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Have you checked the power steering cooler? It`s attached to the engine cradle/frame under the front passenger side of the car. It`s a metal hose that is exposed to road debris and corrosion. Not sure if your car has one, but check there anyways.

Ian

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