Senin, 16 Mei 2011

How to Replace a 1994 Toyota Camry Power Steering Belt

How to Replace a 1994 Toyota Camry Power Steering Belt

On a 1994 Toyota Camry, the power steering can seem weak or non-existent if the belt wears considerably or breaks. Replacing the belt driving the power steering pump can be completed without removing the pump from the engine or removing other significant parts of the system. After the correct diagnosis that the belt is the culprit behind your suspected problem, replacing the belt can be accomplished in a relatively short amount of time with standard tools.

Difficulty:
Moderate

Instructions

things you'll need:

  • Socket set
  • Drain pan
  • Pliers
    • 1

      Place a large container under the vehicle to catch the power steering fluid.

    • 2

      Remove the clamp from the fluid return hose and remove the hose from the power steering pump.

    • 3

      Remove the bolt holding the pressure line to the power steering pump. Once the bolt is removed, move the line away from the pump. The line has two sealing washers that need to be saved for installation of the line or replaced if they show signs of wear.

    • 4

      Loosen the adjuster bolt and pivot bolts on the pump. Once these bolts are loosened, the power steering pump can be moved slightly and the power steering belt can be removed.

    • 5

      Route the new belt and replace the two pivot bolts on the pump and tighten the adjuster.

    • 6

      Install the pressure line to the power steering pump, making sure to use the two sealing washers.

    • 7

      Install the fluid return hose back to the power steering pump using the clamp.

    • 8

      Fill up the power steering fluid reservoir with fluid.

Tidak ada komentar:

Poskan Komentar