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Buick LeSabre Loss of power steering fluid from steering rack failure

Buick LeSabre Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2004

Average Mileage: 97,378 mi (36,000 mi - 130,000 mi)


The steering rack may fail causing a loss of power steering fluid as a result the steering may become hard to turn.

  • , , 100,039 mi

    At low speed (attempting to park) it's as if there is no power steering at all - especially when a left turn is made

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  • , , 73,000 mi

    Leaking automatic steering fluid lines causing failure of NYS inspection due to safety issue...expensive 290+ tax repair estimate from dealer. 7/30/2014

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  • , , 130,000 mi

    I too have a 'pop' 'thump' sound as I turn my wheel as well as a nasty power steering fluid leak.

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  • , , 116,200 mi

    steering rack has developed a slow leak and needs to be replaced

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