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How long should it take to fix a power steering rack leak? How much is one? How much should it cost to get fixed? I was quoted a $1000.00. 600 for the part and 400 for labor. Does that sound right? I have 2005 ford focus.

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If you change your Power Steering fluid every 30,000 mile,you may not replace a rack every 5 years.

If you go to a dealer,which is not necessary, a $1000 would be cheap

I would go to a local shop and expect about $700.

Need to flush entire system, and install a filter on cooler return line, or you have no warrantee on new rack

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