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Leaking power steering pump subaru liberty 96

Hi I have replaced my power steering pump on my subaru liberty 1996 wagon but i am still getting leaks of power steering oil leaking on top of my motor,i checked the hose's no leaks . Help (ps what a nightmare to install). thank you

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I have not seen a power steering unit located on top of an engine usually they are on one side of the motor. I will need more info like is it drops of fluid or a spray pattern of oil or spatter???? where on the motor besides top is the oil top front top back??? Please don't take this wrong , I just have questions without seeing it its somewhat difficult to actually know what's going on with the oil and color of oil is it thin or thick fluid???

Posted on Jan 03, 2014


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SOURCE: power steering fluid leak

check the lines to the rack and pinion,,,,cpild have a ruptured line

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3 bolts should be holes in the pully too go thru with an extension if their are no holes in the pully then you nee a power steering pump pully remover it can be rented for 5.00 at auto zone

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It might be the rack and pinion kit (seals)

I had this problem 2 months ago... replaced the powersteering pump 3 times until I convinced the mechanics to look at the rack and pinion. there they found the leak, especially when I turned the wheel.. They first kept telling me there was air in the lines and it would go away. but that never happened.

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