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No power steering, replaced power steering pump. Still very hard to turn, could it be the ram?
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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
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Hello, my name is ***** ***** be assisting you today.Do you hear the steering unit run when you have the engine running?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
yes comes on when engine started but steering very hard
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
Can you make sure that the steering system is full. Is the feel of the steering the same with the engine on as it is with the engine off?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Yes steering hard with engine on or off so I removed steering cylinder & milky fluid inside of cylinder housing bled system but still no steering
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
Alrignt, With the engine running on a hose, loosen one of the fittings on the cylinder, just until you get pressurized fluid from it. Do you ever get any pressure?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
No kinda oozes out
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
Ok, do you have a multimeter, and can do some testing with it?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Not till 8am at the shop I'm eastcost
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 3 years ago
This the the test that you will need to do. http://www.marinepartsexpress.com/Merc_Prod_Bull/Power%20Steering%20Pump%20Module%20Electrical%20Troubleshooting%20%20Bulletin%20No.%202009-03.pdf
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