How to Replace a Power Steering Hose


Below guide will teach you  How to Replace a Power Steering Hose. Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Power Steering Hose
  • Flashlight
  • Drain Pan
  • Flare Nut Wrench

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $73.99 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $190.08 parts and labor

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Instructions:

  • You can find the power steering pump and reservoir under the hood.
  • Make sure that the power steering fluid level is up to the required mark.
  • Look for any signs of leakage in the steering hoses.
  • Take a drain pan and put it under the pressure hose connection located at the steering rack.
  • Make use of nut wrench, unfasten the leaking pressure hose.
  • Take a new power steering hose and fix it carefully. Secure it with bolts.
  • Take a new power steering fluid recommended for your vehicle model and fill the power steering reservoir up to the full mark.
  • Turn the engine on and wait for few minutes before turning it off. Again check the fluid level in the reservoir and fill it if required.
  • Turn the engine on again and wiggle the steering wheel from left to right.
  • 10.  Take a small drive to ensure the proper working of the steering wheel.

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