Tech Tip: In-Line Power Steering Filter

Tech Tip: In-Line Power Steering Filter

Particles not removed during the flushing process or particles from everyday wear of components and hoses cause valves to stick and block fluid flow. When replacing any power steering component, always flush the entire system and then install an in-line filter.

Application:
All power steering equipped vehicles.

Problem:
Premature failure of power steering components.

Cause:
Particles not removed during the flushing process or particles from everyday wear of components and hoses cause valves to stick and block fluid flow.

Solution:
When replacing any power steering component, always flush the entire system and then install an in-line filter such shown below (part 20-0038F). Be sure to use OE recommended or equivalent fluid, see Pro Tech 20-0027 for more information.

Note: This ProTech bulletin is supplied as technical information only and is not an authorization for repair.

Tech Tip courtesy of CARDONE Industries, Inc.

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