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how to replace a power steering return line on my 2000 cavalier

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? seems like there...
how to replace a power steering return line on my 2000 cavalier ? seems like there isnt much room at all.
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Chevy Mechanic: Travis, Chevy Technician replied 8 years ago
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Thanks for the question.

 

Do you have the 2.2 or 2.4 engine?

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sorry 2.2
Chevy Mechanic: Travis, Chevy Technician replied 8 years ago

 

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  • Remove the power steering return hose (3) from the steering pump (1).
  • Raise the vehicle on a hoist.
  • Remove the front exhaust pipe, automatic transmission only.
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  • Remove the power steering return hose (4) from the steering gear (3).
  • Remove the power steering hose retainer nut (5).
  • Remove the power steering return hose (4) from the vehicle.
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    This should help,

    Thanks,

    Travis

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