2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Q&A

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Question: power steering pump

replaced the pump now i can hardly turn the steering wheel.i bled the system by leaving the pump cap off and turning the steering wheel until there is no more noise or bubbles in reservoir.when i take the car off the jack the steering wheel can hardly move.It does turn easy on the jack. -
Answer 1
What was the reason for the pump replacement? Same symptom? Poss. wasn't pump to start with. -
Answer 2
could be a steerig rack problem -
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