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Since the rack was replaced and it works initially you may have air in the lines. Try this: While in park remove the filler cap. Start vehicle and turn the steering wheel all the way I'm both directions several times. Replace the cap. If the problem persists, you may need to bleed the lines.
Never known a vehicle to need bleeding of the power steering system - it's self bleeding because it is an open fluid circuit. BUT - you can make sure you get all the air out of the rack simply by cycling the steering wheels all the way to the right until you hear the pump groan, then all the way to the left, then back and forth a few more times. If there is any air in the steering rack, this should force it out.
It could be leaking inside the dust boot on the steering rack. if thats it ...it will eventually start leaking from the boots after they fill up. You could have a small leak from one of the lines. Good Luck
if the rack and pinion was not leaking or causing problems. then he may of made a wrong move! if the rack was fine before, and you just lost power steering. then it is most likely the power steering pump or the lines that go from rack to the pump. good-day ! if a rack goes bad, you will get a bad steering problem or just bad steering.
Sounds like rack is clogged or one of hose is clogged or pinched. Next time you put fluid in it try bleeding it. It's easy, top up fluid then turn wheels all the way to stops on right then back to left stops. Do it a couple of times, but be careful - do NOT hold at stops for more than 5 secs.
I found the easyest way is to take a hose off the power steering rack and drain it, then refill with clean fluid, being a Ford I would sugest adding Lucus power steering fluid as well, it will extend the life of the rack and the seals throughout the system