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no, the intermediate steering shaft is completely independent of the Power Steering fluid operation. Make sure that when you remove the shaft, you DO NOT move the steering wheel. The clockspring inside the wheel is very easily damaged.

no, I don't see why.

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Q: Does the power steering fluid need to be changed when replacing the steering shaft on a 2002 Tahoe?
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