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  1. 1991 BMW M5 Power steering issues

    E34 M5 Discussion
    The hose I replaced was the feed hose from the reservoir to the pump. Does that hose also have a restrictor in it? If not, then perhaps I just need to replace the pressure hose, and all will be well? It's a lot less expensive than the feed hose.
  2. 1991 BMW M5 Power steering issues

    E34 M5 Discussion
    I know a lot of people have seen this post. No answers? How about a simpler question: Can I use a 535 power steering gearbox on an M5, or is it different? It looks the same on the outside. Alternatively, what's the difficulty of rebuilding a box?
  3. 1991 BMW M5 Power steering issues

    E34 M5 Discussion
    OK- here's the story. Power steering hose was leaking so I replaced it. When I replaced it, it would not bleed. No power steering. Talked to the local BMW dealer, and tech sad that he suspects I ruined the pump by not first priming it prior to bleeding. (?) I replaced the pump. And primed it...
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