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

Answer 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 »

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How to Replace a MerCruiser Alpha Thermostat?

The thermostat in your MerCruiser Alpha monitors the temperature of the engine. The impeller inside the out-drive sucks water into the engine. If the engine temperature is too hot, the thermostat o... Read More »

How to Fix a Broken Mercruiser Power Steering Pulley?

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 »

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 Change a Power Steering Cooler Line on a Cavalier?

The power steering cooler on a Chevy Cavalier connects to the power steering pump with two lines. The purpose of the cooler is to remove heat from the power steering fluid, so it can better perform... Read More »