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My power steering pump is not working and i want to replace it myself. how do i do that

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1. disconnect the battery.2. Empty the fluid reservoir.3. Remove the serpentine belt.4. Disconnect the high pressure and low pressure lines.5. Remove the power steering pump bolts. The installation is reverse of removal.7. Fill power steering to the full mark on the check stick with Mercon V transmission fluid.That is the recommended fluid for your vehicle.8. Start vehicle and spin the steering wheel all the way left and right to get any air pockets out. Since there is still fluid in the rest of the system,take some time to flush the system out.Low or bad fluid can damage the power steering pump.

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