Unlike some other mechanical problems, power steering problems typically give you warning signs that something is wrong, and the warning signs tend persist until the problem is fixed or the system fails.
Ignoring the issues with your car or truck’s steering and suspension system could cause you to lose control and be involved in an accident. If your steering is exhibiting any of the following symptoms Don’t Delay! Call or Stop by Eagle Transmission & Auto Repair Today!
Steering wheel slips when you attempt to turn it or hold it in a turned position.
Looseness in steering wheel. This is usually caused by worn steering racks and tie rods.
Excessive steering wheel vibration when you accelerate or turn a corner.
Vehicle wanders or pulls to one side.
Excessive play in the steering wheel can also point to a worn or faulty steering gear..
Grinding noise when turning the steering wheel.
Screeching noise when you turn the wheel.
Foaming or discolored power steering fluid.
Rattling or loss of control when hitting bumps or rough roads
By having your vehicle’s steering and suspension components regularly serviced, and staying alert for any of the warning signs mentioned above, you will have a much better chance of determining and repairing a steering or suspension problem before it becomes costly and dangerous.