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How do you install a steering rack and a driveshaft in a 2002ford Taurus?
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My daughter's 1999 Dodge Neon has a problem with the steering (they all do, eventually). I have replaced the steering rack and pinion as well as the pump (the old rack was very notchy). Currently, the power steering is very week at parking lot speeds but acceptable when on the road. I had the steering rack and assy. replaced and it worked very nicely for a week or two. Subsequently, I noticed a noisy bearing on the power steering pump, so I purchased a new (rebuilt) unit and installed it - tryin
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I had a leaking power steering high pressure line. I had the hose portion of the line replaced at a specialty hose shop. After re-installation the steering rack ctarted making a creaking noise. On inspection of the line I discovered that the shop did not put back in the valve in the line. I took yhe line back to the shop and had the valve reinstalled in the line--- the continues-- My feeling is that the value is not installed in the right flow direction and location on the line. I have been
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I HAD A RACK AND PINION REPLACED ON MY 2004 TOYOTA TACOMA 4X4 AND THE STEERING IS REAL STIFF I THINK THEY DID NOT CENTER IT WHEN INSALLING IT I HAVE 22/3RDS TURNS TO THE LEFT AND 13/4THS TO THE RIGHT WHEN TURNING THE STEERING WHEEL AND ONE OF THE TIE RODS IS ADJ AALL THE WAY OUT TO MAX. MY QUESTION IS DOES THE RACK NEED TO BE CENTERED WHEN INSTALLING IT AND WOULD IT MAKE IT STIFF IF THAT IS NOT DONE?? THANKS EDDIE
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1988 ford taurus wagon. All the fluid came out of the pump resivoir after driving only a couple of miles. Im afraid we might not have put the steering rack off of a 1993 taurus sedan on right , it seems they have little pieces that go between the hose fitting and the rack for pressure or ?.please help if you can. i need to know what those pieces are and if both lines need to have it ,or if just the pressure side does or vise a versa.im afraid its not togeather right and thats why it bubled out t
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Power steering we have changed the rack and pinion boot several times each new boot leaks the same as the last. there is no apparent reason for this leak, other then possible incorrect instalation the install directions are very vauge. dose anyone have a detailed description of the install directions or any ideas for troubleshooting this issue>
So you only changed the boot itself? Several times? If I understood you correctly, sounds like the rack and pinion is leaking bad. I don't know if that can be repaired. In the shops I worked at, when it was leaking, we just replaced the whole set ... 1985 Chevrolet Celebrity
Rack I replaced the power steering pump and the rack the other day. When I lower the vehicle down from the lift turning the wheel right or left results in vibration. If I take pressure off the wheels it goes away. I also did the struts and they are installed corectly. My question: Is there a presure metering valve for the rack that could be causing this problem and where is it located? 2002 Town and Country 3.8L engine.
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I have had to replace the power steering pump on my 2001 windstar 3 times and it still "growls" when when turning. My mechanic said that I might have to replace the rack and pinion assembly. He stated that when he worked for a ford dealership that replacing the rack/pinion was required to solve "growling" problem with windstars that had to have more than one pump installed. This has been a wonderful vehicle and gets terrific mileage..BUT, the steering has always been VERY FIRM or STIFF....any
New pumps will make noise for a while after install ive had some make noise up to 500 miles after install-just makesure youve move wheel side to side many times thats helps to bleed ... 2001 Ford Windstar
I am thinking of buying a 1998 Voyager that has a bad Steering Rack & Pinion in it. I am told that this removal & installation can be a real pain and very time consuming. I have not been able to find a how-to on this year installation. Can you help me decide if this repair is worth the trouble to buy this vehicle at a resonable price? Thanks, Chuck
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Ihave a 1998 ford taurus LX the power steering fluid is not going to the rack and pinion car wont steer easy please help.
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I already recieved advice as to what might cause my 1997 toyota camry to be leaking oil to the point of needing a quart every day or every other day and was told possibly the piston rings were installed upside down, my question is wouldnt a mechanic notice himself installing them incorrectly? and why is it running through so much power steering fluid? it never had this problem before the engine teardown. I am suspicious that new problems arise so new bills can be racked up.
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Power steering, stiff wheel. Installed new pump and steering rack. Low pressure line clear, could there be a clog in the high pressure line? tested the line and not much fluid came out. Really need help, just had a baby and I need my car to work.
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1999 ford taurus p/s rack and pump have been replaced , car has hard steering problem , bled air from system as per alldata . Any ideas?
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I am in the middle of changing my rack and pinnion on my 1993 ford taurus. When I was putting the new one back on I noticed a small piece on the ground. It's about as big areound as a pencil, with a spring in it. I guess it goes somewhere with a power steering line. Can you help
Could be a check value, but I dont think so, if it wont fit into the power steering lines, it could not have come out of them, possible it came out of the old rack from being worn, check both rack, look inside the tubes on the new one possible its in ... 1993 Ford Taurus
Power steering acts like its low on fluid at an idle. Rack & pinion & pump are a year old. I have an inline filter installed. Removed filter to see if it was pluged, no difference. Plenty of fluid in the reservoir.
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