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1997 Lincoln Mark VIII Base 2dr Coupe

1997 Lincoln Mark VIII
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Rear Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Mid-Size
18 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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November 7, 2012, 11:43 am

Marie M

Question: i was told the power steering was leaking.he said the rack &pinion starting to leak

is this the same as replacing the power steering pump? thank you he gave me a price of $450

November 9, 2012, 5:52 pm

Ron W
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The rack and pinion is the steering component that is attached to the spindles (which hold the wheels on). The pump drives the fluid that makes the R& P work. They are separate components and either can leak fluid.

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November 10, 2012, 10:49 am

Marie M

how much does it cost to replace the rack & pinnon steering,does it pay to replace it on a 1995 mark8 with 58,986 miles

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