Power steering 70 torino

Asked by Jun 27, 2017 at 09:02 PM about the 1970 Ford Torino GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Installed all new components in steering. When to a
Saginaw pump. Completed all the work started her up
and the steering wheel took on a mind of its own, racking
back and forth on its own. What did I do wrong

5 Answers

92,295

Did you reverse the hoses?

I don't believe I did, kept lines parallel.

I have a hunch, the original pump worked at around 800psi. A Saginaw works at about 1200psi. Ordered a reducing valve and will get it Thursday, any opinions

F-O-R: your suggestion through me because I bought original replacement hoses and the pressure/ return ports were different sizes. Working on my back under the car , I was so sure I ran the two short hoses parallel. Well it took so long because of a very bad hip I have but I looked under the car from the driver wheel well, and sure enough crossed lines. I switched them and e

... everything is fine, thank you

Your Answer

Torino

Looking for a Used Torino in your area?

CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Shortcuts

Ford Torino Experts

  • #1
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    170
  • #2
    1torinoman
    Reputation
    160
  • #3
    Brian Barnard
    Reputation
    80
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
5 Great Deals out of 1,036 listings starting at $3,995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
916 listings starting at $12,498
Used Dodge Charger
64 Great Deals out of 730 listings starting at $1,600
Used Ford Thunderbird
20 listings starting at $13,595
Used Pontiac Firebird
10 listings
Used Dodge Challenger
691 listings starting at $7,925
Used Chevrolet Corvette
519 listings starting at $7,900
Used Pontiac GTO
3 listings starting at $13,900
Used Ford Bronco
2 listings
Used Ford F-100
2 listings

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.