What Does the Steering Pump High Pressure Switch Do?

Answer A high-pressure switch on the power rack and pinion or gear will be found on most fuel-injected vehicles. Its purpose is simple and straightforward. When the wheels are turned in a vehicle with pow... Read More »

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What Does the Power Steering Pressure Switch Do?

The power steering pressure switch lurks quietly under the hood until a problem develops with a vehicle, such as a power steering leak requiring line replacement. If the vehicle idles poorly and th... Read More »

What is power steering pump pressure?

Hydraulic power steering as it is known today has been in existence since Chrysler's HydraGuide system in 1951. These systems rely upon a series of pumps and rams to convert engine-generated fluid... Read More »

Where does the high-pressure power steering hose go on a 1999 Suburban?

The high-pressure power steering hose on a 1999 suburban goes in on the steering box. In order to reach the steering hose on the vehicle, you'll need to rotate, and then remove its protective cover... Read More »

What is the definition of a pump pressure switch?

A pump pressure switch is a tiny device activated by a change in pressure. More specifically, the switch works in a pneumatic or hydraulic system and can either act as a safety mechanism or functio... Read More »