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Default power steering help and advice - 25th July 2018, 09:22 PM

Hi, im wanting to know if its possable to get the steering rack out of the car with out removing the subframe on the gen1 cooper??????

Also, ive got oil coming out of the rack boot and was wondering if anyone can tell me how to repair the seal to stop the fluid from leeking out....

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Default 26th July 2018, 09:28 AM

Looks like the subframe needs either removing or leveraging out.

Try

https://blog.bavauto.com/14459/bmw-a...ow-to-install/
  
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Default 31st July 2018, 08:04 PM

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Looks like the subframe needs either removing or leveraging out.

Try

https://blog.bavauto.com/14459/bmw-a...ow-to-install/
ive only done it before once when the subframe has been taken out but this time ive done everything else and the rack has just blown a seal and oil has bled out.

well i will be doing it soon so i will post my answer later......
  
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