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Old 03-12-2004, 18:59   #1 (permalink)
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steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

I got a 2nd hand rack and its got no place for the pressure switch! 99% sure its from an EA-ED and looks exactly the same.

The flat spot is there where it should be...

Anyone heard of this?

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Re: steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

Its for a V8. The pressure switch is only used on idle on the sixes, if your engine is running well you don't need it.
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Re: steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

Hmm that clears things up I guess..

Still I'd have to see how it goes turning the wheel at idle in case it decides to stall, which I think it probably will. And it which case it will probably have to bypassed or something..

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Re: steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

they will stall without it unfortunatly. my uncle sealed it off after it started leaking on his EB, have to be a bit careful in carparks now :/
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Re: steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

what do others reckon?

stall or not stall?

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Re: steering rack with no power steering pressure switch..

Stall, rev first :) then it'll be fine.
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