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Also remove the Flow Control Spring #5. I think ATF is more viscous and holds up to temp better...generating more fluid pressure in the system. ...Click to expand... Rainier, Bravada, Ascender, and 9-7x owners welcome too! Tomorrow, I'll change the pumps and we'll see (need small sheave puller). '69 Glacier Blue X-55 original drivetrain Convertible 'Awesome 67 Chevelle, '69 C-10 Truck, and my new addition to the his comment is here

I turn 37 inch tires with mine, and while below 1000 rpm the assist isn't as powerful, it turns the tires just fine. Works awesome. Options Quote message in reply? i didnt see one.

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Only once I get the rpm over 1000 does it kick in. Today 04:45 PM by mcgowaw 8 Help !!!! Or, is it something I could just wash with p.s. May or may not work for you, but it has for me, and it costs nothing to try.

This is why my first simple step would be to change the fluid first. '69 Glacier Blue X-55 original drivetrain Convertible 'Awesome 67 Chevelle, '69 C-10 Truck, and my new addition Bad pump? If things look good, reinstall the parts: spring, guidepin, and ball. Power Steering Weak At Low Rpm But its just that, a guess.

IH8MUD Forum Home Forums > Vehicle Tech Forums > 60-Series Wagons > This site uses cookies. Power Steering Doesnt Work At Idle WildBillyT is offline Quote Quick Reply post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old Oct 11th, 05, 10:34 PM Thread Starter GlacierCamaro Tech Team Join Date: Oct 2005 Location: Nevada Posts: Trapper50cal said: ↑ I's counterintuitive...but that's why you never assume. You would need a kit that has ring, rotor, and plates.

Petersburg, Fl///Columbus, Ohio Posts: 2,528 Thanks: 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Hi McSpeed!!! Loss Of Power Steering At Low Rpm If so, you can remove the shim and raise the op psi. I checked and tightened the belt and made sure the fluid level was full. and is it really that much better?

  1. new echo owner is offline Quote post #3 of 15 Old 12-10-2008, 06:26 PM wideawake Official TN Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Location: MA Posts: 95 Thanks: 0
  2. The new pump is a rebuilt pump we bought at Autozone, perhaps not the best replacement but cost was a major concern.
  3. I then added a 2002 Pump cooler (inline with the upper radator hose) and the lock up were gone..
  4. I say this because the control valve could cause a problem one direction and not the other.

Power Steering Doesnt Work At Idle

Agree, but, they all came from the factory with hydraulic/PS fluid, ether will work just fine. N.E.O. Power Steering Only Works When I Rev Motor runs great and 4L60E has no problems. Power Steering Doesn't Work At Low Rpm ATF will work, but in my experience hydraulic or PS fluid is a higher performing fluid for this application.

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As long as you keep eye on oil level, not a major problem.

It was locking up from time to time, I increase the Engine RPM or just mucled the wheel. provides the latest car reviews, auto show coverage, new car prices, and automotive news. I always specify that people should use genuine GM power steering fluid. No Power Steering At Idle Silverado Turn it lock to lock a few more times. (This will be a first check as to your power assist at stand still.) Go for a short drive.

Yes its not a bolt on solution. As far as pump size.. Does your pump seem to be making more noise when you are steering than in the past? There might be a couple of small flat shims under the head of the hex.

I think Rainz is spot-on here. and is it really that much better? No power steering below 1k rpm Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 11-04-2011, 12:09 AM #1 Dillon93dillon On The Tree Thread Starter observe this very carefully because it's easy to pass over and think it's OK.

I was looking at another post and saw this diagram.