Having problems with your 2000 Oldsmobile Alero ?

I have a olds alero. I just replaced the pulley and power steering pump. after I replaced it and put back the hoses and belt. I turned my car on and got a loud grinding noise and some smoking out from the power steering pump. The pulley is put on the right way and the belt is fine. And I still don't have any power steering in my car. I've bled the pump properly. I don't have any resolutions yet. Please some one help me..

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Seems like the pressure line to the rack&pinion is plugged.open the line at the rack see if fluid flows if not replace line if fluid flows then replace the rack.
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