Often you can add fluid to the reservoir and quieten it down but usually when they start making noise they continue. Collect emerging hydraulic fluid in a suitable container. All of our Power Steering Fluids are guaranteed to fit if you use enter your Porsche Cayenne into your Year Make Model selector. Thanks for all the info everyone. Our '99 996 had the original fluid too all based on the lack of any evidence to the contrary. Check the users manual if you have it and check to make sure the tire sizes are correct. There are many great features available to you once you register at RennTech.
. And the Bonus is that last time I checked the 202 was a little cheaper than the 11S. Disconnect pressure pipe on the servo oil cooler line leading to the hydraulic fluid tank. This site is 99 percent member supported less than 1 percent comes from advertising - so please consider an annual donation to keep this site running. I also connected a temporary short hose to the resevoir that the return line normally connects.
Here are some of the features available - once you register at RennTech. Turn steering on full lock to left and right at idle speed and hold there briefly. Open engine lid, flap and reservoir. Switch engine off and adjust correct fluid level. I always remove the line from the cooler, it's easy to access and you can install extension hoses onto the fittings and direct them into pails. Rinse the hydraulic system with the engine running by turning the steering several times to the right or left stop, and adjust the hydraulic fluid level several times as required.
If they went up in size by any measure, it could be rubbing on the tire well and thus making the noise. I aimed this hose up making it higher in elevation than the resevoir. No problems if you don't as the method you suggest sounds simple enough. All donations go to the costs operating and maintaining this site. If yours is getting old, drying out or cracking make sure to replace it with a new one from Pelican Parts. Flushed both systems 1st of course.
The instructions are for bleeding a dry system. The reservoir must not be sucked dry two workers required. Pentosin 202 is the newest recommended fluid and replaces 11S. The tank must not run on empty while the engine is running two workers required. I seem to recall some instructions in the factory manual involving disconnecting a hose to drain the system while filling it up top. I have ordered the Pentosin, but could it be something else? After the car warms up for a couple of minutes I cannot replicate the sound when reversing and the car rides and steers fine throughout the day.
Use a suitable auxiliary hose approx. Perhaps this for replacing the pump? This is what I chose to do in lieu of number 12 on the list that Loren provided. The instructions are for bleeding a dry system. Bleed the hydraulic system with the engine running by turning the steering several times to the right or left stop, and adjust the hydraulic fluid level several times as required Page 296 'Test and assembly work on power steering'. As soon as the Pentosin 202 arrives I'll flush the fluids. Thanks Don, In another post you refer to a 2-man Porsche approved method.
My Pentosin suppliers had jacked up the price for the11S when supplies dwindled some cars do not like the viscosity difference, particularly in colder climates , but pricing has also reverted to normal. I have noticed that in the morning when reversing out of the garage I get a groan when I cut the wheel hard. Observe fluid level during this procedure. I also throughly wash the area to be sure no old fluid is left hiding anywhere. These reviews are from anyone who purchased those parts, in this case a Power Steering Fluid, so you can feel confident that you know what you are buying.
Vehicle must be lowered onto the wheels for this. Briefly start the engine, let it run for approx. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Power Steering Reservoir stock in-person! You're so right iamtheari; thanks for bringing this up. We provide incredibly reasonable prices on quality parts. Thanks I suppose the noise could be caused by the different fluid, but I'm more inclined to think there still might be a little air in the system after you reassembled everything and topped it up. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 1 different trusted brands of Power Steering Reservoir products for the 2006 Porsche Cayenne.
Also check your power steering fluid. Both our 064s had what looked like original fluid when we got them 9 years '92 and 6 years '91 ago. Make sure you use the correct Pensotin fluid. With the front wheels off the ground and engine off turn the steering wheel lock to lock until no more fluid is forced out. If you have changed tires lately, make sure they put the right size tires on. I seem to recall some instructions in the factory manual involving disconnecting a hose to drain the system while filling it up top. Hold the steering on full lock for approx.