When replacing the power steering pump on a 2005 outback, do you have to remove starter?
You're kidding, right? They're at opposite sides of the motor! Just remember to drive carefully for a few minutes to purge system of air, topping reservoir up as necessary. ATF is fine if you don't have PS fluid.
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