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  1. RAV4 2nd Generation (2001-2005)
    I recently bought a 03 Rav and noticed in the maintenance records that they had the rack and pinion changed. I know Toyota uses ATF fluid for their power steering fluid, but here is the dilemma. I noticed regular power steering fluid in the reservoir, so if I flush it and put the manufacture...
  2. Pre-88 Toyota Pickup/Hilux
    Hi Folks Want to change my PS fluid but cannot find Dexron or Dexron II fluid Anyone know where I can get it or if a higher Dexron will work LEARY about using other than manual stipulates Thanks Jim 1986 4wd sr5 efi
  3. Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Long story short. I have a power steering fluid leak. I have to refill the reservoir every two days. I the tried the Lucas Stop Leak, but that didn't help. I checked underneath the car this morning and found out a small pile of power steering fluid leak on the driver side. Not sure how to check...
  4. RAV4 1st Generation (1994-2000)
    My steering became ridiculously heavy and turning the wheel has become a two handed yank around! I live on a small island with no proper roads so its driveable but very difficult to steer comfortably. I took it to my local mechanic and he suggested it may be the power steering pump. I found a...
  5. Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Hello Toyota Experts, I need to replace the pressure line and return line going to the rack on my 2001 Toyota Camry CE Japan Manufactured model. The only replacement I can find is the Toyota part which is 550 dollars for the pressure line and return line and only comes as an assembly in...
  6. Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    I came across this idea while doing some research on various fluids and it got me wondering. I'm going to be doing an ATF drain and fill and was wondering if I can use the same fluid in the power steering? :dunno: I figured i could get a 5qt jug of ATF and use the remainder from the drain and...
  7. Corolla 6th Generation (1988-1992)
    hey whats up everyone, new user on here but have used these forums to help with tons of problems so thanks to everyone on that. anyways ive got a 89 toyota corolla dx 1.6l that came in with a power steering problem. well long story short, we replaced both all the hoses with aftermarket brands...
  8. Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Hi, I am one month driver and bought Camry 1999, 221kmile 2.2L L4 FI 16V. I noticed that Power steering fluid is a little bit low than MIN. What kind of fluid am I need to add? Or may be I need to replace it? Thanks
  9. Highlander 1st Generation (2001-2007)
    Hi, my 2003 Highlander steering was making some grinding noise yesterday when moving off at low speed. Today I noticed wet oily patch underneath the car after leaving the car overnight at my garage. Checked the Power Steering reservoir and it's empty! Any of you have experienced this before...
  10. Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Hey all, I'm having an issue with leaking power steering fluid. Details: 1995 V6 XLE, 180,000+ miles Symptoms: A couple months ago the power steering started to make a groaning/whining noise. I checked for a fluid leak but didn't see anything; checked the fluid reservoir, a little low, but...
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