Loss of Power Steering Fluid Due to Leaking Hoses on BMW Z3

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A fluid leak may develop from one or more power steering hose. When a leak is being repaired, it is not uncommon for multiple hoses to be replaced.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 88,715 (7,224–164,567)
7 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000, 2001, 2002
13 people reported this problem
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Power steering hose leaks
Power steering fluid leaks. I have not figured out where the leak is yet.
Power steering hose leak. Cheap fix. New hose.
Had to replace power steering hose from return in the front grill to the pump due to leakage.
Both power steering hoses need replaced due to leakage.
replaced power steering hoses