At higher mileages (125,000 -150,000) the power steering pump may begin to leak on the 6 cylinder vehicles and could require replacement.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Toyota Land Cruiser Power Steering Pump May Leak on Higher Mileage Vehicles
Toyota Land Cruiser Problem
Average Mileage: 180,284 mi (138,000 mi - 236,000 mi)
Visitor, 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser, 138,000 mi
Leakage of power steering fluid from the area of the steering pump. Groaning noises and vibration of the steering column when the wheel is turned.
i havent had it repaired yet but i plan to really soon.
Visitor, 1990 Toyota Land Cruiser, 215,000 mi
I am having the power steering pump problem on my 1995 as well. I see a reconditioned part online for 95 bucks. The window motor issue can be replaced by cleaning the contact and getting a new master switch. I found a new one on Alibaba express for $23. The dealer wanted ten times as much.
Visitor, 1994 Toyota Land Cruiser, 180,000 mi
Groaning sounds while turning wheel.
Visitor, 1996 Toyota Land Cruiser, 236,000 mi
Expensive, $400 part, $400 labor.
Visitor, 1994 Toyota Land Cruiser, 152,000 mi
yes its leaking!! I keep adding trans fluid. but Iknow I need a new one?