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How hard is it to replace rack and pinion on a 1992 Toyota celica

I need to replace the rack and pinion steering box on a 1992 Toyota celica! How hard is it? I read where I have to support the engine to remove.

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  • gaoinc Jul 04, 2008

    Thanks! I do have another vehicle and jack stands I use to do all the work on my vehicles years ago but just trying not to get surprised.

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Well since you are asking its going to be kinda hard for you because you havent done it before. do you have another car to drive? do have help. It will take you almost all day if this is your first time and you take your time and be careful. you will need some good jack stands, something to catch the old fluid into and dont reuse the fluid!! there are severl steps to keep you from messing up the alignment of the car, tak my advice, buy a book and read it before you start on the car. Let me know MrRodneyLong@gmail.com

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