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Power steering fluid leaks quickly out 1989 Volvo 740 GLE wagon

When you put power steering fluid in, it runs out quickly.
Obviously ther is a leak somewhere.
Would it be in the hose or the power steering pump?

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The most obvious places are the Power steering rack itself - at each end, and the hoses that are attatched to it.
A leak at the pump is easily spotted.

Hoses are cheaper to replace than seals on the rack (which may require a new unit)

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