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  1. 2.5TDI power steering.

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    Hi every one, 03 Reg, 2.5l TDI, AJT engine. i'm having an issue and cant figure out the best way to go. Recently on a morning when i fire up the van the power steering is really hard to turn one way, Left turns are no problem at all. turning right i have to use both hands and even then it...
  2. [SOLVED] Power Steering Bleed

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi all! VW 1996 T4 2.4d AAB Got a few things to do with this one, I'll make seperate posts for everything! For this one I need to bleed the power steering and get the air out, making a lovely noise when turning the steering wheel! Can someone give me some "for dummies" guidance on where the...
  3. Power steering hose

    Steering & Suspension
    Evening all, I have a VW T5 transporter 53 plate. At the weekend the power steering broke - hose burst. Does anyone know where I can get one of these (picture attached), VW want £200.
  4. Power steering pumps

    Steering & Suspension
    Hello, Im having trouble trying to source a pas pump for my 1.9 td, and was basically wondering if any other t4's share the same pump? I.e 2.5 petrol ect ect. Any help appretiated, its for my tdi conversion and i preferably would like to get on from the scrappers or second hand, thanks.
  5. power steering pumps

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    Hello, Im having trouble trying to source a pas pump for my 1.9 td, and was basically wondering if any other t4's share the same pump? I.e 2.5 petrol ect ect. Any help appretiated, its for my tdi conversion and i preferably would like to get on from the scrappers or second hand, thanks.
  6. 2.5tdi ACV serpentine removal to change steering pump

    Engine & Gearbox
    Im trying to replace the steering pump on my 1997 2.5tdi ACV Multivan but cant figure out how to get the belt off. This guy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=In6C08Us92o just pulls the belt down and the tensioner gives enough to slip it of the power steering pulley but when I try it doesn't give...
  7. Which models/engine size had aircon from factory?

    General T4 Chat
    I've been doing a bit of research and although some people claim to have 1.9td's that have had aircon in since they were new I'm pretty sure that it was only the 2.5tdi's. The reason for asking is beacuse I am hoping to retro fit aircon to my now 1.9tdi T4 and I cannot for the life of me find...
  8. help with power steering motor

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi all firstly fantastic forum, everybody is so helpful. A: Spent most part of 2 days on here getting ideas for my new van. But before I can move on I need some advise, I bought the VW knowing that the power steering motor mounting bolts had snapped. I'm wondering if anyone knows someone...
  9. Help! 1.9td Power steering problems.

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi folks, I have been a long time reader but this is my first post. I drive a 96 1.9td and my power steering has been juddering and stiff at low revs for a few months, it has also started to squeal on full lock. It's most noticeable on startup and when I press the accelerator it eases up. I...
  10. vw t4 1991, 1.9d... power steering??

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi, im looking into (desperately wanting!!) a vw t4.. I've found the perfect blank canvas but was wondering if power steering can be installed into it?? if so at what cost? :* any other info anyone can give me on this van would be great! mpg, other running costs, upgrades etc etc :) cheers...
  11. Power Steering Problem

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    My van was taken on a low loader to be repaired by a one man mechanic outfit. It did not start and basically it had to have new ignition switch,glow plugs,main control & relay switch and repaired wiring in fuse box. It cost me over £430 but at least I had it working. BUT it now feels as if the...
  12. Power Steering Leak

    Engine & Gearbox
    I left a sizeable rainbow puddle at the gym today, looking under the bonnet I found that the power steering filler cap, with a small hole in the centre was pushing out frothy fluid. Where do I start with this?
  13. HOW TO Renew seals in your power steering rack

    Steering & Suspension
    How to strip your power steering rack down and renew the seals, just to note if you mess up and damage any part of the rack internals i won't be held responsible for you needing a new rack or it falling apart and you crashing the van heaven forbid:eek::eek::gl , a new one reconditioned is around...
  14. Power steering Tensioner Problem Help Please!

    Steering & Suspension
    Hi, Cant find this covered anywhere here. I have a T4 1994 T4, I got the cam belt changed recently and the power steering packed up on the way to a festival. When i got home, with the help of a friend we tightened the tensioner for the power steering belt as it was really loose, also noticed...
  15. Power steering pump issues

    Engine & Gearbox
    Ive been having problems with my power steering. started just with a squealing on lock. The belts new, and tight and the fluids topped up and bled. And its red cos the cap is red. But now it s squealing all the time and it seems to be juddering and resisting all the time. its making parking...
  16. Power Steering Pump

    Steering & Suspension
    Another numpty question. 99 Caravelle 2.5TDI 102 ACV Power steering pump leaking. Needs replacing. 1st off, how much should one of these cost? Where's the best place to get one? Secondly, is it an easy job? I'm worried about the drive belt - is it anything to do with the timing belt and...
  17. £475 power steering rack + labour

    Steering & Suspension
    Have been leaking fluid and bad clunking noise from drivers footwell, took it to a garage i'd been recomended and they seem dub friendly, lots of sweet bugs and campers. They told me i need a new rack and have quoted £475 + labour :eek: (2002 2.5tdi). Is this expensive? Have no idea how much it...
  18. power steering help please!!?

    Steering & Suspension
    about 2 months ago my steering used to squeak when on full lock so i had the belt changed. it then worked fine, only a tiny squeak remained on real full lock... up until now.. its now juddering and squealing horribly when attempting to turn at slow speeds/stand still. driving along is fine...
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