How to change a High Pressure Power steering hose replacement. Power steering Hose leak diagnosis change the Hose save some money.
Here I am Changing the Power steering pressure hose on a 1998 Dodge ram pickup truck. Similar change for most Ram Trucks. This hose covered many/most years of rams, but the overall change is the same for most every vehicle. Disconnect and reconnect. It is like screwing your yard garden hose onto the nozzle and then the other end to your sprinkler and you don’t pay someone to come over and connect your garden hose. Power steering leak Leaking power steering fluid This is a simple diagnosis in most cars if it is this extreme it’s easy to find the leak. I am not a trained professional when working on vehicles and I was able to record and change this up and be done in under about 20 minutes while recording. This was pretty easy to get at in the pick up truck, but other vehicles may be a bit tighter in there with the wrench. I had paid to get this done several years ago and I believe it was 5 to do this, plus driving there ad leaving my car for a day. I paid under for the hose and the fluid was on sale for , so for about with the hose and power steering fluid purchase I was up and running that day. How I noticed. I had a burning oil smell coming from the engine and then right away It started to smell. I saw the problem and tried to drive 6 blocks home and on the last turn it was got loud, I didn’t realize it was squirting that bad. Thought I burned it out getting into my driveway but when I filled it it was still pumping as you can see in the video. I’m glad it’s still working. Check to see if your Power steering fluid pressure hose is leaking. As you can see from my vehicle this was pretty evident. The power steering pressure hose burst and I need to replace it. Should be similar in most trucks and many cars, ford, dodge ram GMC Lariat jimmy Toyota honda mitsubishi hyundai minivan grand caravan van jeep cherokee BMW Volvo Corolla odyssey sierra tauraus Subaru Outback Pilot Forester Accord CX-5 CR-V Ford F-150 Highlander dodge Laramie 1500 2500 3500 Rav4 HR-v Mustang Camry Civic Tacoma Grand Cherokee Chevrolet Equinox Escape Mazda3 RDX Rogue Lexus RX 350 Hyundai Sonata Wrangler Ford Explorer MDX Mazda6 Edge Kia Sorento Fusion Prius Legacy Audi Q5 1500 Silverado Sienna Colorado Altima NX200t Silverado Nissan Murano Honda fit Ford Focus 1500 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Power stearing leak Leaking Power stearing fluid power steering fluid spraying on engine Power steering fluid spraying on motor Burst hose broken hose dripping hose squirting like a squirt gun fire hazard could also burn out your power steering pump power stearing pump checking oil reservoir power steering reservoir checking power steering fluid. Dangerous leak, Dangerous fuel leak!
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