Citroen c5 x7 steering rack

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Citroen c5 x7 steering rack

Post by michaelfaley »

Hi all,

My Citroen C5 x7 2.0 hdi has occurred a steering rack leak. Having a look through these forums I see it’s a common fault with these cars.
I purchased some new seals and speedi sleeve to repair myself, but unfortunately on removed the rack from the car I noticed a large crack down the side of the rack where to pinion is.
It seems that a new rack is now needed, does anyone have a contact or a website where to purchase a new one?
Thanks in advance
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Re: Citroen c5 x7 steering rack

Post by GiveMeABreak »

These are becoming very hard to find refurbished as they are being snapped up as soon as they are available.

You'll need the correct part number (use the 96*.......) number on the label on your picture to make sure it is the same rack as they are different

Also, see my post here regarding steering angles:

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