Why is power steering fluid coming out the reservoir filler after I turn off the engine.

Asked by May 24, 2015 at 05:40 PM about the 2002 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Most common thing is the fluid is too hot, the other could be a restriction in the system, so look for a bent metal line or a pinched hose.

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Also mixed fluids can cause a reaction like that.

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