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I am trying to locate where to change the power steering fluid, is it located under something cause i can not see it on top of the engine

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Your buick uses the same moter as the 2002 chevy impala thats if its a 3.8 v6 but even if its not the pump is located under the altanater and you will have to take that off just to gain access to it.

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