Are you referring to the rack and pinion? Have you checked the power steering fluid level to see if it is low?
No, not yet just discovered the leak tonight and I'm in amarillo tx we are sitting at -2 degrees right now. But my steering was making a squeeking noise, off and on in the past week. I bet it is the rack and pinion. Does it have two hoses going into it?
Yes it does, it looks like this
ok, that looks familiar, so what is causing it to leak from the hose I tried pushing it up to make sure it was connected and it seemed to be because I couldn't budge it
I guess I'm just asking to make sure my rack and pinion isn't bad and I just need to get a better hose or change out the power steering fluid?
It is probably the high pressure hose that is leaking. How many miles are on it?
Wow not many miles, but most likely a pressure hose. The hose runs about $60 but the labor is about $160, plus some fluid.
does warranty cover that by chance, I do have extended on it
Yes it usually does.
ok well thank you for your time.
No problem let me know if I can help further