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is it practical and cost effective to repair a rack and penion fluid leak on a 1981 Volvo 242 DL with power steering? I mean the power steering works but it leaks fluid from under the right right bower rubber boot. Should I need to replace the rack and penion unit, what should I expect to pay for a unit, rebuilt or used and labor to put it on? Also, the fuel pump in the tank, what should I expect to pay to replace it if needed?
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Rebuild rack and pinion are available from part stores for approx 300-500$ depending on the model as well as the rebuild kits for the same rack and pinion. LAbor to replace the rack and pinion replacement is approx 200-250$ and to rebuilf 350-400$.

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What about the costs for a intank fuel pump?

Parts and lobor approx 350-400$ for the fuel pump replacement.

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