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Power steering bleed valve

Can't find power steering bleed valve, have air in line, please help, need diagram..

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I don't know of any vehicles with PS bleed valves, would be surprised if Kia has any. The usual method to fill the lines and get air out, is to turn the steering wheel from stop to stop a few times. If wheels are hard to turn, you could raise both front tires off the ground. Keep checking the PS reservoir to top it up. And of course, car should be running. Don't hit the stops hard, just turn from stop to stop. Then let the car down and road test. If still stiff turning, repeat the procedure.

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