rack and pinion on 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier

ive been told that my rack and pinion is leaking, about how long will a car last with it leaking

Asked by for the 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier
Impossible to say. Some of these leak slowly and can leak for years, some leak quickly and you will need to add fluid daily.
How often do you need to add fluid?
just found out today that it is leaking