Mechanics

F150 WRONG FLUID

1996 Ford F-150

Steering problem
1996 Ford F150 V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 112000 miles

I ACCEDENTALLY PUT MOTOR OIL IN MY POWER STEERING PUMP
CAN THIS CAUSE A PROBLEM
THANKS
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Generouse
March 8, 2009.




They are both petroleum based products, I would drain and refil with PS fluid, no real harm is done yet, PS fluid is a lighter wieght oil so pressures will increase with motor oil!

Merlin2021
Mar 8, 2009.


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