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2002 Chrysler PT Cruiser Question: power steering rack



Visitor, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Hercules, CA, February 09, 2011, 13:40

Power steering rack requires replacement what does this involve?

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    Hal... (see my shops), February 09, 2011, 13:45

    Disconnect the steering linkage and tie rod ends, disconnect the power steering lines. Remove the two brackets holding the rack to the frame. To install remanufactured rack reverse order and bleed the system ot get all the air out of the lines. Don't let steering wheel move. Probably 3.5 hour job plus fluid. There will be a core charge on the steering rack. You will need to get an alignment after the installation.

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