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Old November 21st, 2012, 04:53 PM   #1
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Default power steering pump or gearbox?

I noticed as my xj gets up to temp, 210, As i go to park or out wheeling it'll loose power steering inless im giving it gas. My pump going bad or is it the gearbox? 4.0
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Old November 21st, 2012, 04:55 PM   #2
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Pumps weak if it takes extra RPM's to get it to normal.
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Old November 21st, 2012, 04:59 PM   #3
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Pumps weak if it takes extra RPM's to get it to normal.
Hasnt made any strange or any noises at all. Fluid is in operating range and does smell a lil burnt but is full. Just an annoyance when im out on the trail or trying to park and it goes out.
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I would say pump also. My yj did same thing, put a pump on and it fine now.
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Kool, looks like i will be pricing out pumps now.
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