Pump just replaced, wondering what to do next?
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1994 Toyota Corolla
Question: Replaced power steering pump,still makes whining noise when turning.Suggestions?
Answer #1goodguy December 03, 2012, 17:10Master
did you try bleeding the system
Replymgal525, December 04, 2012, 19:42Rookie
Thank you for your reply. Not sure how to bleed system. Is there a bleeder valve for the steering fluid/pump?
Answer #2pushrod December 03, 2012, 17:30Master
Did you flush the system?
Did you do the work?
Is it full of fluid?
Replymgal525, December 04, 2012, 19:41Rookie
Thank you for your reply. Manchild completed the work. Replaced all fluid due to the fact that it was no longer in the system, on driveway instead!
Replypushrod, December 04, 2012, 19:50Master
Well i guess that answers the flush thing. And the rest!
Thanks for getting back to us. I like the description of your repairman!
Answer #3Greg's Orange Auto (8467 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355globalhelper December 04, 2012, 06:18Master
new pumps may make some noise for approx 500 miles as stated in the tip chart you got with the pump.did you repl belt?
Replymgal525, December 04, 2012, 19:37Rookie
Thank you for your reply. Did not see a tip chart. Replacing belt is the next step!