Power Steering Leak on Toyota 4Runner

At higher mileages (125,000 -150,000) the power steering pump may begin to leak on the 6 cylinder vehicles and could require replacement.

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Average mileage: 182,932 (100,800–322,000)
8 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 2001, 2005, 2006
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1990 Toyota 4Runner 322,000 mi,
power steering leaking around the driver side close to the front
power steering leek. have to replace pump
2006 Toyota 4Runner 165,000 mi,
Power steering fluid leak
2005 Toyota 4Runner 146,000 mi,
The power steering pump is leaking at the pulley. When the engine is running, the pulley is slinging the fluid out of the system. The pump is in need of replacement.
Its leaking somewhere and squirting fluid all by my battery area and steering pump area making an oily irritating mess I keep cleaning up
2001 Toyota 4Runner 130,000 mi,
Leak in power steering; temporarily fixed with fluid that fixes leaks. Will need to address.
who doesn't have this problem..
1993 Toyota 4Runner 165,000 mi,
Power Steering Pump May Leak required replacement
1994 Toyota 4Runner 116,000 mi,
replaced power steering pump
Same over here, started leaking at about 220,000. Even leaks with the heavy leak-stopper style fluid.
1991 Toyota 4Runner 278,792 mi,
Power steering fluid leak. I have to put in a bottle a week. Working on finding an inexpensive fix.