POWER STEERING PUMP WAS LEAKING , TRUCK HAS HYDRO BOOSTER

  • Tiny
  • saba
  • 1990 Ford F-350
  • 160,000 miles

Changed the power steering pump, now steering if stiff and loosing the brakes

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Friday, September 23rd, 2011 AT 2:53 AM

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  • Tiny
  • merlin2021
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You have air in the system there is a tool for this job.

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Friday, September 23rd, 2011 AT 9:44 AM
  • Tiny
  • saba
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Thanks there was 2 problem's, there was air in system, and the the belt was the wrong size, was not turning the new power steering pump fast enough , was slipping making the hydro-boost, not working causing steering and brake's acing up, got the truck back on the road.

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Saturday, September 24th, 2011 AT 3:35 PM
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  • merlin2021
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Good job!

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Saturday, September 24th, 2011 AT 6:37 PM

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