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Ihave a steering fluid leak on my 2003 cavalier . first it seemed to leak a litle and now it is just pouring out . How would I fix this problem?

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The most common power steering leak in these cars if from the fluid cooler line - it runs straight down from the pump, behind the frame, then up to the rack. if the leak looks like its coming from the passengers feet area, this is the leak. very common. unfortunately, it is slightly beyond the scope of a home repair as the front frame needs to be dropped down slightly to gain access to change the line. the line costs aprox. $150 CDN and i believe about 1.5 - 2 hours shop time for labor. good luck!

Posted on Aug 29, 2010

  • mbrjw May 23, 2011

    i also have a power steering leak on 04 cavalier, replaced the rack & pionion b/c mechanic that that was the leak, i still add fluid every couple days but no leaks on the ground?

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