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I keep pumping the manual diesel pump but it don't become stiff. What can be the problem?

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Sounds like that is Exactly the Problem. Do you have any Overheating Problems or Anything in Addition????

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Make sure all lines are light when turning engine over.While turning engine over loosen the a line closes to pump or the fuel filter.You should get some fuel.Then continue on all lines working farther away.

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SOURCE: Just replaced rack and pinion and pump, steering

Hello and welcome to FixYa!
You may have air in the fluid line that's why it goes stiff. As a first course of action I strongly suggest that you turn the steering wheel left and right on max for the fluid to circulate properly. You may need to add up fluid while you perform the procedure. I believe you'll be good after.
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Its very elementary but you can try any way by changing fuel filter.
or bypassing the filter.

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