Instrument panel lights staying on, was wondering if this is caused by the fluid leaking into the alt. I appreciate any feed-back.
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1990 Lexus LS400 Question: 1990 LS400 160k,pwr steering leaking fluid into the alt. causing elctrical issue
inst lights meaning night time lights or warning lights?
ReplyDwightnc, March 18, 2012, 15:07Enthusiast
Warning lights, it starting happening when we had to replace the alternator, then the battery, we did this 3 times. We figured the power steering pump leakage was creating the problem. However we're not sure. Thanks for the feed-back.
Replyglobalhelper, March 18, 2012, 15:09Master
go to auto zone and have them scan the codes at n/c and post them
ReplyDwightnc, March 18, 2012, 15:16Enthusiast
Answer #2lz4004 April 14, 2013, 19:46Rookie
Yes. The power steering fluid leak eventually shorts out the alternator,making all the dash lights go crazy. My 1990 ls400 is going for 3rd alternator and 2nd power steering unit.