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Old 03-25-2010, 01:33 PM   #1
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No power steering

When I bought my car it had no power steering. I replaced the pump (the old pump was broken), and nothing has changed. When I run the engine and turn the wheels, the fluid seemed to be pushed back out of the reservoire.

I physically inspected the steering rack and it seems fine, no leaks no damage and no tears anywhere. Anyone know what else I should look into?
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Old 03-26-2010, 10:03 PM   #2
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Heres a drawing to show what im talking about
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