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Audi 80/100/S2 Power Steering Problem – Racks and Pumps

20 Nov, 13

Audi 80/100/S2 Power Steering Problem – Racks and Pumps

Audi 80 100 RS2 Power Steering ProblemsThe Audi 80/100/S2 uses a conventional hydraulic power steering system which consists of a Power Steering Rack, Power Steering Pump and high pressure & low pressure hydraulic pipes which connect them together. The system is linked with a Steering column (shaft) which is what the steering wheel is fixed to at the user-end.

Below we’ve listed some common problems with the power steering components on the Audi 80/100/S2 and this should hopefully help you better diagnose any faults you’re experiencing and replace the right parts.

Common Audi 80/100/S2 Power Steering Pump Failures

  • Leaking / Loss of Oil
  • Whining
  • Heavy Steering (Either Way)
  • Loss of Power (When Idling)
  • Loss of Power (When Idling & Whilst Revving)

 

Common Audi 80/100/S2 Power Steering Rack Failures

  • Leaking / Loss of Oil
  • Loss of Power (When Idling & Whilst Revving)
  • Heavy Steering (Either way)
  • Heavy Steering (One-Way)
  • Knocking From Steering
  • Excessive Play in Steering Wheel
  • Excessive Play in Track-Rod Arms

As you can see from the above, some of the problems can occur in both a Power Steering Rack and a Power Steering Pump fault – for example having Loss of Power (When Idling & Whilst Revving) but if you’re unsure as to what may be causing this problem, then give us a call and we would be happy to assist you in diagnosing the problem further.

Alternatively you may drive down to us and have one of our highly specialised engineers take a look at your vehicle and give our expert opinion of the problem.

We carry stock for the following models:

Model
Rack
Pump
Fitting
Warranty
Audi 80 1.8
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 80 1.9TDi
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 80 2.0
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 80 2.3
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 80 2.6
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 80 2.8
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 100 2.0
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 100 2.3
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 100 2.5TDi
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 100 2.8 V6
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi 200 2.2T
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi S2 2.2T
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years
Audi RS2
£POA
£POA
Fitting Available
2 Years

 

Whatever the problem – we can fix it!

We remanufacture all types of steering components, carrying the most common failing parts in stock and offer a nationwide collect & return service. All our steering components come with a 12 months warranty.

Tags : Audi 100 Steering Repairs, Audi 80 / 100 / S2 Power Steering Specialists, Audi 80 Steering Parts, Audi S2 Steering Problems / Faults.
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