Renault Coupes/Sedans/Wagons 1975-1985 Repair Guide

Power Steering Pump

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Clamp the pump input hose.
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  3. Place a drip pan under the car.
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  5. Disconnect the hoses from the pump.
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  7. Loosen the pump and remove the drive belt.
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  9. Unbolt and remove the pump.
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  11. Installation is the reverse of removal. Adjust the drive belt its longest straight run. Bleed the system.
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BLEEDING THE POWER STEERING SYSTEM



System capacity is 1.33 qts.

  1. Completely fill the reservoir.
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  3. Start the engine and slowly turn the steering wheel from lock to lock and back to the mid-point.
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  5. Fill the reservoir to the FULL HOT mark.
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  7. Turn the steering wheel from lock to lock again.
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  9. Add fluid as necessary.
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Fig. Fig. 1 Troubleshooting Steering and Suspension Problems

 
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