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Power steering fluid erupting

92 Aerostar, 178k orig owner. Power steering fluid found outside the pump on the power steering dipstick. It is ''milky'' pink in color. More fliud in the immediate area. Appears to be working normally at this time. Noticed it when checking the brake light being on again. Brake fluid is leaking somewhere. I just haven't had time to check it out. Vehicle is used 3-4 times a month.
Any ideas on either problems ???

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  • lros1acer May 30, 2009

    I have the manual for this car. Unless the work is unusually difficult I'll try it myself.
    What is the "lock and int" that you describe in your possible solution ???

  • lros1acer May 30, 2009

    If he is available I will have my son here on today or Sun. to possibly see where the leak is coming from.

  • lros1acer May 30, 2009

    Not yet. But I will try the suggestion.
    Thank you



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Hi there,

It seems that there was a problem on the lock or int fluid line on your car. it is better to check it by your mechanic right away to avoid any further more damage on the car.

Let me know for further clarifications

Posted on May 30, 2009

  • micromaster
    micromaster May 30, 2009

    well you have to determined were the leak was really coming from, you have to know if it was on the fluid tank or in the fluid line..

    this work is kinda easly if your have an idea or experience on servicing the car,

  • micromaster
    micromaster May 30, 2009

    that would be good when you got a help from someone knows how to service a car. it is good that he can help you check and test it in actual for you.

    Hope this initial info helps/



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