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Power steering leaking on ford focus 02

The other night, my tire busted while i was driving. i drove the rest of the way home on it because i didn't have a spare. 
Today the power steering fluid was empty, and after filling it up, i started the car to the sound of very loud grinding and squealing... it then started leaking the fluid again...
Is this steering rack busted? does anyone know what else it could be, and maybe some steps to get me back on the road?

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It sounds like you messed up the rack and pinion on the should have called a tow truck or somoene to come and help you. but i do think the rack and pinion is messed up on the car now

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