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Old 15 Mar 2011, 01:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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power steering/fire

hi everyone, help needed!
i have power steering leak under engine near rack? i think and fluid is going on exhaust have just been out and when got back lots of smoke thought i was gonna set on fire, can anybody tell me how hard it is to fix leak and what can i do about power steering fluid that has already leaked(seemingly all over bottom of engine and exhaust below turbo?? will it set on fire?? many thanx
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Old 16 Mar 2011, 02:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: power steering/fire

Common leaks to all power steering is the banjo bolt would be first thing I'd check they just work loose sort the leak before goin out cut the risk to engine fire
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Old 17 Mar 2011, 03:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
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is it 100% from rack? most impreza rocker cover gaskets fail and drip onto exhaust manifold, engine oil will just smoke but power steering fluid could well flash off and set fire.
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