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(Old or others) power steering

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D17JIM

03-03-2008 05:54:23




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It took me a long time to get back. Old The leak from my power steering is not because the fill plug braether was clogged. I put parts cleaner in it and it ran right through the breather hole. Could it be the type of fluid. Rhe book says to use a 20 wt oil in prior to 42000 serial #. This one is 40xxx. Maybe its coming from under the radiater from a line ??? Thanks, Still looking when I get a chance (need the wife to get home long enough when I am home to turn it while I watch.) Jim

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D17JIM

03-06-2008 10:55:33




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 05:54:23  
Thanks !!! I"ll get non detergent in it soon. I think it has multi-wt. Hey Denny, we noe have our 4th grandaughter and 7th grand child as of Feb. 23rd. Thanks again Old, Denny and Joe.
Jim



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Joe(TX)

03-04-2008 04:50:13




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 05:54:23  
Any motor oil will foam in a PS system if it is not non detergant. Use the non detergant oil.



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Texas Denny

03-03-2008 10:16:46




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 05:54:23  
Hi, Jim. Old is correct about the fluid. If there is water or any standard motor oil in the system, the fluid will boil (foam) out of the vent/filler plug in front of the radiator. Sorry, I missed your earlier post.

I've been using 30W non detergent in my D-17 with good success. I have to add oil once or twice a year depending on use.



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D17JIM

03-03-2008 08:37:17




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 05:54:23  
Thanks Old. The book calls for 20 wt so I can change oil. Also if a valve is stuck will it affect steering. It seems to be fine as long as the oil is at a good level.I fill it as specked in the book. I"ll keep looking. Jim



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old

03-03-2008 10:38:07




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 08:37:17  
Ya if a valve was sticking it would make the steering sort of funny so its most likely you have a mix of oils and or water



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old

03-03-2008 08:25:50




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 Re: (Old or others) power steering in reply to D17JIM, 03-03-2008 05:54:23  
Yes it could be a line and or the wrong fluid and the fluid is foaming on you. Could also be something stuck in the system like one of the valves.



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