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RON Ron G, Jan 7, 2008 #15 Dissociative 2000 Club Member from CHICAGO....60139 Messages: 2,066 if you have oversized tires or agressive tires 35" bfg muds are hard to The problem is, while she tries to drive it, say in a parking lot, she has no power steering unless (how I showed her) she stops, places the engine in neutral, Thank you again everyone, I will update when I replace the belt. This should increase the maximum pump pressure by 100/200 psi. his comment is here

that could possibly be a cause... I should also mention that my tires are 35x12.5 R15. That aside, as long as the engine is revved over 1500 RPM's the power steering operates somewhat normally. Has the PS fluid ever been changed?

No Power Steering At Idle Silverado

Reply View Public Profile Send a private message to chvy24 Find all posts by chvy24 Super ModeratorProfessional Mechanic Join Date: Nov 2008 Posts: 2,955 Bowie, MD April 1st, 2010, 11:05 PM Engine was recently rebuilt and I had the power steering pump rebuilt because I was told Toyota does not have any OEM pumps in stock anymore. jaxscuby View Public Profile Find More Posts by jaxscuby 11-23-2008, 04:05 PM #23 jaxscuby Sammo HungModerator Member#: 10613 Join Date: Sep 2001 Chapter/Region: South East Location: S Ga / Assuming that the belt is not slipping, it seems that you do not have sufficient pressure to steer your car when stopped and at low speeds.

I am going to do this when I get back home next weekend. (I drive a truck so I'm limited to what I can try right now) ----------Do you think the TIGHTEN YOUR BELTS PEOPLE!!! Perhaps when you changed the pump 2 years ago there was some dirt in the new/rebuilt pump or some dirt in the other power steering components. #14 Raizinman, Jan 3, Power Steering Not Working At Low Rpm Georg should be posting something when it is ready.

Share Share this post on Digg Technorati Twitter Reply   Reply With Quote Sponsored Links Remove Advertisements Cadillac Forums Advertisements   + Reply to Thread Page 1 of 2 1 Power Steering Only Works When Accelerating There should be a ball, guide pin, and spring inside. Reinstall the screen hex nut with one less shim. I never heard of that.

At the end of the lock to lock turns, you should not see any more bubbles coming up through the fluid in the reservoir. Power Steering Hard To Turn When Stopped Now I'm right back to it half-way working with the new steering rack. I need to figure out how to flush the system. I swear that this just started happening, but the dealer is telling me that it's normal, and I have to either move the vehicle forward/backward, or just wrench on the wheel.

Power Steering Only Works When Accelerating

The pump now whines when steering left only at any speed. read this post here Hotels on the Las Vegas strip: is there a commitment to gamble? No Power Steering At Idle Silverado That's why I traded in my '04 GMC 3500 Duramax, I didn't think it would make it through this season! Power Steering Only Works When Revving Original pump was leaking fluid.

Yes, the belt is in good condition, tight, and not squealing. Remove as much fluid from your reservoir with a turkey baster or suction device. That definitely has to be the problem. Registered Users do not see the above ads. + Reply to Thread Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 15 of 17 Cadillac Seville / Loss Of Power Steering At Idle

anyone confirm this? Bleeding air out of the plumbing. With the big tires, the pump just isn't moving enough fluid at idle and isn't working until the RPM's generate more fluid pressure to assist. weblink Chris the flush is not bad either dstan View Public Profile Find More Posts by dstan 11-20-2008, 01:23 AM #13 jaxscuby Sammo HungModerator Member#: 10613 Join Date: Sep

Air in the system? Power Steering Doesn't Work At Low Rpm So at low speeds the coil is not energized so you have the full steering assist for low speeds maneuvers and is gradually energized as the speed increases in such that Flush the System, Do it, do it.

Screen hex nut end goes into the pump first.

  1. I did not know you could do this. 2.
  2. I ordered a re-manufactured gear from AutoZone this morning.
  3. I dunno if I am just getting bad pumps or its something else.
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A Saginaw pump will put it more volume and sometimes more pressure. But I have a used one I bought a couple of years ago as a spare. hybrid gti 2 View Public Profile Find More Posts by hybrid gti 2 11-21-2008, 06:31 PM #19 rek888v2 Scooby Specialist Member#: 71287 Join Date: Sep 2004 Chapter/Region: TXIC Location: No Power Steering Assist At Idle The belt needs to be tight.

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