Q: Power steering fluid leak

asked by on

I have a power steering fluid leak, but it is not from the pump.

A problem with power steering fluid should be addressed as soon as possible to ensure safety on the road. The leak could be one of the power steering lines or in the steering rack. A trained technician can use a leak detection kit to pinpoint the leak and make necessary repairs.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1,000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Power steering fluid leak

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Losing power steering fluid

If the pressure line is leaking, it will need to be replaced. When the pressure within the line is very high and cannot be patched or spliced. I recommend having a trained technician, like one from YourMechanic, inspect your power...

Q: Can you help me with a concern or question I have? 2005 Toyota Solara

Hi there - to answer your question and provide an accurate quote for repair, we need to know which codes AutoZone found when they plugged in their scanner - there are many sensors which s/he could be referring to. The...

Q: Oil filter housing leak affect turbos?

Hello. P112F is the trouble code for "Manifold Absolute Pressure to Throttle Angle - Too High (Bank 1)." If the computer detects that the ratio between the throttle and manifold absolute pressure readings is too high it will set off...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.