Power Steering Pump

2007LucerneCXL

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If the 3 bolts are out, see diagram, it should be able to come out as there is nothing else that would hold it in.
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trendwalker

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Wow, do I have to remove the alternator, upper intake, and fuel rail and then pry it out with a crow bar?
 

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Not according to the instructions, other than belt, pump lines, one wire harness and 3 bolts that's all that it should take. If you can post a photo or two it may trigger the aha idea. The 3.1 and 3.4 are similar in the power steering pump, bunch of videos, but this may be of help (?)

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Paydirt! Didn’t like the idea of a pry bar but it worked. Why should you need a pry bar though?
Very little tolerances on that thing coming out. Not a very nice removal but it’s out.
 

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Glad it worked, but you are correct that it's not what's in the normal repair manual instructions LOL.
 
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