Acura RL Power Steering Rack
Acura is a luxury vehicle division of Japanese automaker Honda Motor Company. The various models of Acura make are CL, Integra, Legend, MDX, NSX, RDX, RL, RSX, SLX, TL, TSX and Vigor. The steering system is a vital part of the car. The two different types of steering system includes the power steering and the manual steering. The power steering system involves many parts like steering pump, steering gear box and steering rack. The Acura RL power steering rack plays an important role in the smooth movement of the car. The Acura RL power steering rack converts the rotational motion to linear motion to move the wheels of the car.
The Acura RL power steering rack is moved by the piston in the cylinder so as to make the wheels to move forward. The steering pump transfers the high pressure fluid to hit the piston when the steering wheel is turned. The Acura RL power steering rack is designed such that it responds to the steering wheel. The energy or motion is then passed on to the pinion gear which transfers it to the Acura RL power steering rack. The teeth provided meshes together making the rotating motion of the pinion gear move the Acura RL power steering rack side to side. This is how the tire moves while making a turn as the driver spins the steering wheel. If you have any problem in turning the wheels it is advisable to replace your Acura RL power steering rack.