Can't find Power Steering cap

Asked by Jul 08, 2015 at 09:35 PM about the 1982 Chevrolet El Camino

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have an 82 El Camino, and it's starting to make that wonderful whine noise that tells me
something is up with the power steering, i'm wanting to check the fluid level but i can't for
the life of me find the cap anywhere, where is the cap generally located?

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Power steering pump,

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Get a cap, refill with proper fluid, install cap. Case closed.


i dont think bob meant get a cap and REfill..cause you didnt drain the fluid out first..but thats a good idea... think he meat ADD??? anyway if its not full...if full you can still remove a couple of oz.and add some dont work for ZMAX

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