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2001 cadillac deville: it take to replace a power steering pump

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how long should it take to replace a power steering pump on a 2001 cadillac deville and what would the cost be around
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 8 years ago.
The average U.S dealer suggested price for the power steering pump is $242.71 and the labor time guide calls for 1.3hrs to complete the job. As labor rates vary from shop to shop, a ballpark estimate would be around $400 with parts, tax and labor.
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
how involved is removing the pump
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 8 years ago.

Its not all that bad...

 

  • Remove the drive belt. Refer to Drive Belt Replacement in Engine.
  • Install a drain pan under the vehicle.
  • Disconnect the power steering return hose from the power steering reservoir.
  • Remove the power steering pressure hose from the power steering pump.
  • Remove the power steering pump mounting bolt.
  • Remove the power steering pump from the vehicle.

  • Transfer necessary components.

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