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The best way to replace PS fluid?

Discussion in 'General Technical / How To' started by 2thumbs, Nov 23, 2010.

  1. 2thumbs

    2thumbs New Member

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    My power steering seems to get heavier the warmer the engine gets. As I had to go to the dealer anyway, I bought a couple bottles of the recommended fluid.

    My question is, what's the best technique of draining the fluid from the system? One way (the easiest?) is to use a turkey baster to get all the fluid out of the reservoir , top up to max and repeat a couple times untill the old fluid has just about diluted away.

    Was just wondering what other ways there are.?

    Thanks in advance!
     
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  3. nwmlarge

    nwmlarge flat out

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    presumably the only otherway is to disassemble the rack ?
    or possibly undo the connections to the ps cooler and steer a bit to pump it out?
     
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