Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Drain Power Steering fluid.
Loosen adjustment screw and power steering pump through bolt, then remove belt.
Remove power steering pump union bolts and hose.
where is my power steering belt located
runs the power steering pump that makes it easy to turn
Dextron II or Dextron III are the recommended power steering fluids for a 1997 Nissan Maxima. Using a different brand could affect the seals and the bearings on the car.
Which oil? Engine, transmission, power steering oil?
It is important to maintain the fluid in a car. The power steering fluid goes in the compartment under the car hood, labeled Power Steering.
In the power steering reservoir. Which is located on the passanger side next to the firewall right next to the hood hinge.
from underneath the car belt has to be tightened from underneath the car
i think it is located on the driver side directly in front of the firewall.
Begin by loosening the tensioner pulley on the front of your 1996 Nissan Maxima engine. Slide the tensioner pulley to the right. The old power steering belt will become loose and can be removed. Put the new power steering belt on. Tighten the power steering belt by sliding the tensioner pulley to the left.
The kind of power steering fluid to use in a 1997 Maxima is Dexron IIE or Dexron III. Both of these are automatic transmission fluids, which are used in the power steering system for a Maxima.
How does one change a power steering belt on a 1997 nissan pickup?
I am trying to change the Belt that goes around the power steering pump on my 2003 maxima and don't know how to release the tention from the belt. This is the inner belt I'm speaking of..Thanks for any assistance/direction