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Old 12-28-2009, 11:07 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Heavy steering specially on low speed

I have noticed improvement after changing the steering fluid & lubricating the bushings of the control arms but the steering is still heavy especially on low speeds.

Any ideas or suggestions?
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How about power steering pump and fluid?
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fluid is ok & no leakage noticed so far. The fluid is also recently changed.

How I can check the condotion of the pump? where it is located?
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