Ok power steering issue - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > YJ Tech Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today

Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 07-12-2013, 04:58 PM   #1
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 726
Ok power steering issue

Like subject says I have an issue with my power steering it does great when turning left try to turn right and it is like I have no power steering at all any ideas?

I did rebuild the steering gear box a few months back to get rid of leaks

Did I put it back together wrong?

89Saharagreen is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-13-2013, 06:28 AM   #2
kik's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 4,742
Images: 1
Probably not. It's more likely your power steering pump is on it's way out. When I did my 89 I replaced the steering box, pump, lines and shaft. My pump was acting the same way.

kik is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-13-2013, 08:24 PM   #3
Join Date: Feb 2013
Posts: 726
Anyway to test the pump?

I did some Internet digging and most information mentioned a check valve could be bad?

Is it replaceable?
89Saharagreen is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-13-2013, 10:12 PM   #4
AllMudd's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: SoCal
Posts: 1,468
What about bleeding the system?
AllMudd is offline   Quote Quick Reply

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Download our Mobile App

» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:47 AM.

Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC