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4018 tractor with non functioning power steering. pump ok,

4018 tractor with non...

4018 tractor with non functioning power steering. pump ok, lines ok, was working prior to engine removal and reinstalled. where to start trouble shooting?

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Yes, fixing it myself. verified pump and lines, visual check of other components, no issues seen

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Was working fine before a dealer removed and reinstalled the engine for another issue. he could not fix this.

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Ingersoll Rand 4018 garden tractor?

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

OK. let me take a look at the steering system.

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Here is the basic system, do you have any hydraulic functions working? Do you have flow from the pump to the steering gear?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Pump appears ok, lift working.hydraulic lift working ok? does system require bleeding?
Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

With this, it might need bleeding, loosen a line at the steering cylinder and see if it will respond.

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