Powering steering hose.

Bernie Benz b.benz at charter.net
Sat Dec 9 19:34:04 EST 2006

The hose to which you refer is one of the two high pressure Power Brake
hoses, and has nothing to do with the PS system. These hoses ³weep³ when
they get old and are flexed. There is a noise suppressing damper system
built into both the PB and PS high pressure hoses from the pump.


> From: PeterBergin at aol.com

> Matt, my Bentley refers to it as the "damper hose" on the front piece and
> refers to the lower section as the "high pressure" hose that runs from the
> very 
> front top of the pump to the bottom of the pressure accumulator. The leak  is
> coming from under the foam sheathing below the nut and I think from  under
> the sheathing on the bottom.  If it is the same hose you are  referring to,
> how 
> big of a PITA is it to replace?  I live in Eagan MN. and  have to work on the
> car out doors.
> Thanks, Pete 

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