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how do i replace the power steering lines on a 1998 sierra

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how do i replace the power steering lines on a 1998 sierra?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: GMC
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 2 years ago.
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Which engine do you have in your Sierra?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
5.7 withXXXXX
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for the information.

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When a hose is reinstalled or replaced, the following points are essential:
  • Route hoses in the same position they were in before removal.
  • Route hoses smoothly; avoid sharp bends and kinking
  • After hoses are installed, check for leaks while the system is being bled.
  • Tighten the hose connections to 28 Nm (20 ft. lbs.)
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
do i need to remove the pump to attach the high pressure line? What is the easiest way to bleed the system
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 2 years ago.
The pump does not need to be removed to replace the high pressure line. sometimes it is easier to break the fitting loose by working from underneath with a wrench.

Open diagram below for bleeding procedure.

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