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Leaky steering rack?

Hear goes...drivers side there is a slight oil leak coming frm the steering rack,or so im told.Also there is a rattle of sorts frm that same area when going over bumps. still drives great.and the loss is tiny. but there? i have maps of the steering rack etc,and presume that will have to pull it apart to locate this prob.what is your opinion please, cheers 2001 ford ka

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Over 85% of these leaks are just the pressure switch. it is located on the side of the casting near where the knuckle is, wash your steering and check that switch. if you push the wire clip in then gently pull the elecrtical connection off. then remove / replace the switch. Cheers

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