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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-06-2010, 07:42 AM Thread Starter
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troubleshooting steering problems for 99 f150

I just bought a 99 f150 4x4, very hard to steer, wondering where I should start. power steering leaks, but when reservoir is full, still no power to steering. when truck is jacked up, steering is easy. should I be looking at the pump, or the steering box?
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Problem should be the pump.
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sounds like the pump,does it whine and the fluid foamy?it may have air trapped in system,you can try turning st wheel lock to lock than top up fluid.

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