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I have a 99 Toyota corolla with a bad power steering pump can I bypass the pump I know its not the best idea but I don't have the money for one

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Do the right thing buy a rebuilt steering rack or pump or seek out a used one.

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  • Dylan ray Robertson Dec 07, 2016

    I wanted to do that but a lot of part stores don't have them or can't get them an I don't like getting used parts just for them to be bad an have to spend twice the money on it I jus wanna bypass it till the holidays are over an get a brand new one so I know it will last a long time

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    yadayada Dec 07, 2016

    You can buy the part or parts at this website, www.rockauto.com, they have the pump and other parts you need, I checked for you. I have bought all my parts for 14 years from them, they ship fast and all the parts are high quality

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    Thank you

  • Dylan ray Robertson Dec 07, 2016

    Thank you

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Yes but the steering will be harder to turn

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Your correct it's not the best idea, the steering will be heavy, particularly at lower speeds, parking may also be an issue.
if your adamant you want to by pass it, if it drives off its on dedicated belt you can remove the belt

Posted on Dec 07, 2016

  • Dylan ray Robertson Dec 07, 2016

    The only thing my concerns are is my ideler pully my belt runs on the smooth side so will I have to change my idler pully to a groved pully in order to make it work

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yes , i am sure you checked for leaks on the rack at the boots on both ends near the wheels. if none try adding a power steering conditioner to the pump . drain the fliud from the reservoir first by taking off one of the hoses the more conditioner the better. this may not work but it is an easy and cheap way first. there is also a relief valve in many pumps that might be stuck not allowing pressure to build.

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does it vibrate durreing brak aplicatin, if so probably a out of round rotor,ifatlower speeds just driveing
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