Can I disconnect the P/S pump from the crank shaft and not worry about the rest of the engine

35

Asked by Oct 26, 2007 at 08:47 AM about the 1997 Toyota Paseo 2 Dr STD Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

14,395

If you mean, can you remove/re-route the belt driving the ps pump from crankshaft without having to worry about the rest of the engine - then yes. But why would you want to do this?

14,395

(To add to my previous post.) This would require either a different belt (if serpentine) or removing the existing belt (if belt only drives ps pump).

35

thanks My power steering is gone and i cant get to a mechanic for a couple of days so this is the only safe thing to do without burning out the pump. It seems that nothing else is connected to that area but i was wondering if (for sure) it was possible. I was just going to cut and buy a replacement belt later.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Will not start 8 answers

    No power will not start put in a new fuel pump new rotary and rotary cap newspark plugs new ignition coil and no power

    Toyota Paseo

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • won't start 1 answer

    engine cranks, smell gas but will not start

    1993 Toyota Paseo

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 94 paseo nocking noise need help 3 answers

    Hi all my paseo is making some nocking noise around 2800 - 3000 rpms took it to shop and was told two different thiungs one was rod bearings other crank shaft and need new engine. What do you guys thi...

    1994 Toyota Paseo 2 Dr STD Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Coolant system wont hold coolant/water? 8 answers

    94 toyota paseo I've replaced the heater core, thermostat and upper and lower radiator hose but every morning there is no coolant/water. I've tried a pressure tester but none of the fittings would w...

    1994 Toyota Paseo 2 Dr STD Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • cam shaft 5 answers

    Do i need to changa cam shaft if i put a moter that was with a cab my car is fuel inj

    1991 Toyota Corolla DX Wagon

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Paseo

Looking for a Used Paseo in your area?

CarGurus has 9 nationwide Paseo listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

ZIP:

Search Toyota Paseo Questions

Toyota Paseo Experts

#1 getzlaff
getzlaff
Reputation 130
#2 T_S_T
T_S_T
Reputation 110
#3 Elle64
Elle64
Reputation 100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Corolla
781 Great Deals out of 73,830 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Celica
8 Great Deals out of 343 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
1,001 Great Deals out of 90,918 listings starting at $650
Used Toyota Supra
43 listings starting at $63,800
Used BMW M5
20 Great Deals out of 593 listings starting at $10,950
Used Toyota Avalon
193 Great Deals out of 13,525 listings starting at $2,211
Used Volkswagen Jetta
446 Great Deals out of 40,941 listings starting at $950
Used Toyota Tercel
44 listings
Used Honda Civic
657 Great Deals out of 88,603 listings starting at $995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.