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: 185,570 (100,800–322,000)
7 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 2001, 2006
23 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
1990 Toyota 4Runner322,000
power steering leaking around the driver side close to the front
power steering leek. have to replace pump
Its leaking somewhere and squirting fluid all by my battery area and steering pump area making an oily irritating mess I keep cleaning up
2006 Toyota 4Runner165,000
Power steering fluid leak
2001 Toyota 4Runner130,000
Leak in power steering; temporarily fixed with fluid that fixes leaks. Will need to address.
who doesn't have this problem..
1993 Toyota 4Runner165,000
Power Steering Pump May Leak required replacement
1994 Toyota 4Runner116,000
replaced power steering pump
Same over here, started leaking at about 220,000. Even leaks with the heavy leak-stopper style fluid.
1991 Toyota 4Runner278,792
Power steering fluid leak. I have to put in a bottle a week. Working on finding an inexpensive fix.
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