power steering

  1. Can you replace the bushings on an electric power steering rack for a 2014 1500 with a 5.7

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    So here's my problem. When I go over bumps you can hear a knocking noise. SO I threw the truck up on some stands and started to give things a look. If you cycle the steering by pushing on the driver's side wheel there is no problem. But when you do it from the passenger side you can see the...
  2. Where is the Leak Coming From??!!

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 4WD 2007 Ram 1500 SLT V8 4.7 liter truck. I noticed last night that my rack is covered in oil of some kind right along with my inner tie rod boots. Naturally, I assumed that my rack was leaking power steering fluid. You can also assume that if its power steering fluid my power...
  3. Power Steering fluid in my PCM! Need Help Badly

    Been searching with no results. I need someone to post a diagram of a black 32 prong pcm plug. 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 3.7 V6 engine code K. Please Help!!! My Ram would crank right up and run great until it reaches "NOT" then it stalls. won't run again 'till it cools back down. Went to remove PCM...
  4. Power Steering Observations

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a 2014 RAM 1500 CC Sport... I've noticed that if I turn my steering wheel fully left or right I'll hear a grinding sound - I'm assuming it's the electric power steering. It's especially noticeable when I'm in reverse. It reminds me of the screeching noise a hydraulic power steering...
  5. Power Steering Problem Identification

    Lost power steering the other day in my 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 HD 4X4 with a 5.7 Hemi. Found a nick in a pressure hose, but refilled pump with fluid to confirm before replacing. Not it. Picture is of what I assume is the power steering gearbox presenting a faulty pitman shaft seal? Although a...
  6. Power steering problem

    I have an 07 megacab hemi and after some offroad adventures noticed the wheel was getting hard to turn. I replaced the power steering pump which seemed to remedy the problem a little bit, but just 2 days later it was back. Now if I am stopped at idle i cannot turn the wheel at all. I have...
  7. Power Steering Problems

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    The power steering suddenly went out on my 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 hemi yesterday so I put more fluid in and later when I tried to drive it, the fluid came pouring out of the tie rod boot on the drivers side. Anyone know what could have caused this? mahalo, Slathrop
  8. 04 5.7 power steering problem

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    The power steering fails at what seams at idle and low rpms. The fluid checks out fine but the pump whinds like there is air in the system. Has this problem occurd to anyone? Answers on how to purge power steering system?
  9. HELP!!! 5.7 Hemi

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    i have a 2004 dodge i have heard the power steering grinding for a while. i had autostarted my pickup and all when i went to leave, i reaized i had no power steering. i added a pint and it turned a a quarter of the way and stopped again. i then added over a quart more, turned it and i heard a...
  10. Power Steering leak

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hi everyone. the power steering in my 5.2 is leaking. i have replaced the power steering pump and steering gear box recently. Also put a bottle of lucas in it too. Just wanting to know if theres anywhere these trucks commonly leak from or if theres something else i have to do. Thanks
  11. Power Steering Problem (2005 Ram SLT)

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I own a 2005 Dodge Ram SLT 1500, recently I noticed that my power steering has been going out intermittenly and losing power, not sure if its just the pump going out or a bigger issue. Power steering fluid is full so it has me confused. Anyone out there have had this problem before that can be...
  12. Power Steering Pump

    I have been hearing alot that dodge's have trouble with the power steering, my first pump went out, and I'm not sure if they didn't flush out the lines or what. But a couple weeks after the second pump went out. I'm looking to buy a new pump and lines. But the power steering still works, just a...
  13. Whining/Humming noise at low rpm and while steering

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 2003 Dodge ram 1500, I purchased it a couple years ago, and to this day has run very well. BUT I have one major problem and one minor problem. 1st, while my truck is at a low rpm or I start turning the steering wheel (while at low rpm) there is a rather harsh sounding humm/whine from...
  14. Power Steering and Braking Problems 2006 Dodge 2500 Mega Cab

    Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lowering
    I have been having braking and power steering problems on my 2006 Dodge 2500 Mega Cab for about 2 months now. It has been in the shop 4 times with the same problem and nobody can seem to figure it out! Originally I noticed my PS Pump was humming slightly, a few days later when I applied the...