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My power steering fluid has to be replenished every day & a half on my 92 olds cutlas ciera s, how do I repair the whole line

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  • deconyers Oct 08, 2010

    do you know which line it is? the pressure or return line?

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You will most probably find that the seals in the power steering unit are faulty, clean the power steering lines etc and check to see where the leak actually is, it should be obvious if you are using that amount of fluid.
If it is just the line have a new one made at a hydraulic hose supply shop as it will most probably be cheaper than buying it original.

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