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How much is a power steering pump for a 2002 Dodge Ram?

How much is a power steering pump for a 2002 Dodge Ram?

We currently carry 3 Power Steering Pump products to choose from for your 2002 Dodge Ram 1500, and our inventory prices range from as little as $157.99 up to $203.41.

What type of power steering fluid does a 2002 Dodge Ram take?

The type of power steering fluid that should be used in the 2002 Dodge Ram Pickup 1500 is ATF+4.

What does a power steering pump do for a Cummins truck?

A properly functioning power steering pump makes driving an enjoyable experience. This pump helps your Cummins truck maintain a proper steering radius. The steering pump uses hydraulic pressure to turn the wheels with the appropriate amount of force, and reduces over-steering.

How do you change the power steering pump?

Insert the feed and return lines into the new pump and tighten down the compression fittings with the appropriate wrench. Fill the pump with new power steering fluid. The pump will fill the feed and return lines with fresh fluid once the engine is turned on, so start the vehicle and move the steering wheel one full turn in each direction.

What kind of fitting do I need for power steering pump?

If there is no drain plug, siphon out the fluid and dispose of it according to local laws. Loosen the return and feed lines that attach to the pump housing. These lines should have 14mm compression fittings. Some of the older trucks have a 12mm fitting.

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What does the power steering pressure control valve do?

The power steering control valve directs fluid where to go when you turn the steering wheel. For example, when you turn the wheel to the right, the power steering control valve rotates so pressure is applied to the correct side of the cylinder, so your vehicle goes in the right direction.

What does a power steering hose do?

The power steering hose helps to transport the power steering fluid to the power steering rack and to the power steering pump from the reservoir. This fluid works on a pressurized system.

What are the parts of power steering?

On newer cars, with rack and pinion steering, there are two main power steering parts, the pump, the rack and pinion unit and hoses.

What is power steering pressure hose?

The power steering pressure hose transfers the high-pressure hydraulic output of the power steering pump to either a steering gear box or steering rack and pinion unit to create the power assist that you rely on when you turn the steering wheel.

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