How to Fix a Broken Mercruiser Power Steering Pulley?

Answer The power steering pump on a marine engine performs the same function as it does on an automobile: It uses hydraulic pressure to increase the turning strength of the rudder or prop in the water. Po... Read More »

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Where do you fill power steering in a mercruiser bayliner?

Power steering fluid is added to the pump reservoir. The belt-driven pump (and reservoir) are attached to the front of the engine. The dip stick removes to give you a guide on how much fluid to add... Read More »

How to Replace the Power Steering Oil Cooler in a Mercruiser Alpha 1?

The power steering oil cooler is incorporated into the pump body in the Generation 1 Mercruiser Alpha sterndrive. This means that replacing the oil cooler is no more difficult than removing the bel... Read More »

How to Take Off a Power Steering Pulley?

If the steering in your vehicle starts to get stiff and difficult to maneuver, the power steering pump may need to be replaced. If that's the case, remove the power steering pulley and install it ... Read More »

How to Use a Power Steering Pulley Puller?

Power steering pulleys are usually fitted on the pump shaft by pressing and the assembly is held together with friction. Hence, if you wish to remove the power steering pulley, it cannot be done by... Read More »