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98sc00byGT 03-08-2011 08:32 PM

Steering issue.........
 
When i go to turn it is easy then it gets to a point on the wheel where it gets hard...i am not leaking any power steering fluid and it just doesnt feel right...it is so hard... i do not know where to start

Baddog 03-08-2011 08:40 PM

Try bleeding the Power steering pump

98sc00byGT 03-08-2011 08:41 PM

how do you go about that

worknlikeadog 03-08-2011 10:27 PM

you stab it in the heart

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 05:01 AM

really.......

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 12:05 PM

still have no idea what to do

Trbulnt 03-09-2011 05:43 PM

Follow me.....http://lmgtfy.com/?q=How+to+bleed+a+power+steering+pump

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 07:02 PM

ok i did that now still does it...

broknindarkagain 03-09-2011 07:53 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by 98sc00bygt (Post 3303600)
...it is so hard...

.......am i the only one that saw that? lol

your pump may be dying. Are you running stock size tires? If you're running oversize tires / rims, your wheels may be scrubbing and hitting something

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 08:56 PM

lol yes you are the only ones and yes stock tires but how does a pump die if it has full fluid and has never been low, could it be the rack?

broknindarkagain 03-09-2011 09:00 PM

it could be the gears in your rack binding up, but its likely the pump. They wear out over time, just like any other part on the car. I would start with the pump since its the cheaper and easier thing to do. you can lift up your car and shake down the front end to see if anything has any play. if the gears in the rack are worn out, then you will have lateral movement on the tires when you shake them.

does the pump make any noise when it gets "really hard" lmao

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 09:14 PM

nope no noises when it gets hard

broknindarkagain 03-09-2011 09:18 PM

best thing for you to do is take it to a Sears auto and ask for a steering and suspension eval. its free. This problem is impossible to diagnose over the internet.

98sc00byGT 03-09-2011 09:20 PM

What do they do when i would take it there?

broknindarkagain 03-09-2011 09:26 PM

Check out the ssteering system and tell you whats wrong with it

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