How to Diagnose Power Steering Problems?

Answer The steering system in your car is made up of several components that can fail after years of use. Some problems may be obvious as soon as they start; others may become apparent too late, forcing y... Read More »

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How to Diagnose the Power Steering Problems in Ford Trucks?

The power steering in your Ford truck uses hydraulic fluid to assist in turning the wheels left and right. The power steering pump is the component that pushes this fluid through the power steering... Read More »

How to Diagnose Steering Damper Problems?

Steering dampers, or stabilizers, are a must for today's high-powered sport bikes. Operating to reduce the unwanted movement from the front wheel through a hydraulic piston, steering dampers provi... Read More »

How to Diagnose a Power Steering Pump?

A power steering pump could have a leak, or the bearings could be bad. Either problem causes a whine, though if the bearings are bad enough, they could cause a grinding sound. If the pump, lines or... Read More »

How to Diagnose Power Steering Leaks?

Hydraulic power steering systems utilize a power steering pump and hydraulic fluid to provide power to the steering rack via pressure lines. Over time rubber and plastic components can degrade due ... Read More »