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Old 08-31-2011, 10:33 PM   #1
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Power Steering Problem

My brothers focus gradually started making a whinning noise while turning. I filled the fluid a week ago and it is low again so there is a leak somewhere in the system just dont really know where to look or what is possibly leaking. any help i would appreciate.


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Old 08-31-2011, 11:29 PM   #2
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I would start by having a friend turn the wheel while I looked under the car, next I would get under there and check the bellows on The rack to see if there was a bad seal there, after that go over all the hoses. Good luck, my last P/S leak was so bad you could see it across the parking lot.
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Jack her up and look under the car for wetness. Being it is a newer car that should be the only liquid under the car.
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Found the leak. power steering rack is leaking
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Glad we could help.
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Old 09-02-2011, 06:18 AM   #6
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wow how new is the car?
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Its an 08, dont know how many miles though, and what kind of condition it has been driven in.
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ive had to change mine. not as bad as you think but it can be a pain with out the right tools. if you have any questions let me know.
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