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Power steering fluid leaks, rack replaced approx a year ago

About a year ago I had my rack replaced on my 1999 cavalier. now it is leaking power steering fluid except 2 weeks ago it was fine for 2 weeks. Now leaking again. Obviously a hose or pump does not "repair" itself for 2 weeks - thinking maybe something was not tightened when the rack replaced, has loosened and tightened with vibrations while driving - what should I check?

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    fluid is leaking from the right side of the steering rack

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May have a failure in the replaced rack. I would take it back to the shop that did the work for warranty. If you got a remanufactured rack it was re-built and may have had major problems that were not fixed with the rebuild.

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