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Q: Rack & Pinion Leakage on 2006 Lexus RX330

Noted a small amount of clear fluid under mid right front axle. Thought probable cracked CV boot--went to get oil change and asked technician to check it out. Am told this is a rack & pinion failure/leak. Any information about this would be helpful.
Got car at 57K and am now at 64K. had clean Carfax and independant inspection at ASCE cert Independant.
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You said it had clear fluid leak. The vent tube for the heating and air conditioning box is on the firewall on the passenger side. I wonder if this is what you see. It is normal for the system to drip water when the a/c is on. Are you loosing power steering fluid or having to top up the power steering fluid resivior?
Power steering fluid would leave red fluid on the ground or redish brown. CV boot grease is black and tends to trow the grease all around the hub and CV joint area.
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