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05 Jun, 18

How To: Check The Level Of Your Power Steering Fluid

Posted in: General Category

Now let’s be straight here, power steering is like our silent saviour when driving… who wants to be fighting with a steering wheel every time you need to turn a corner or park? So, unless you want to be doing arm day, well… everyday, then you should do well in treating our silent hero with respect, by keeping on top of its maintenance! So, we’re here to tell you how and why you need to be a watchful guardian to…

09 May, 18

Power Steering: Common Problems & How To Fix Them!

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Imagine a car without power steering! Let’s just say, you’d never miss arm day. Power steering is designed to make steering swift and easy, with a hydraulic system that allows pressure to build up every time you turn the wheel, and then this pressure is used to push the tyres in the direction you’re turning. Unlike other systems in the car, you are always connected with the steering wheel, so it is understandable why a problem with the power steering…

20 Apr, 18

Common Suspension Problems & How To Spot Them!

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Suspension Problems

Roads are lined with endless bumps and cracks, and these are putting pressure on your suspension system. It’s the duty of your suspension to make your drive a smooth and steady one, but if you begin to notice that you have a rough ride, then you may need to consider having your suspension checked out. However, before you run to a mechanic, there are some signs to look out for, that will tell you whether or not your suspension is…

12 Mar, 17

Citroen C1 Electric Power Steering (EPS) Column / Motor Repairs

Posted in: Power Steering

Citroen C1 Electric Power Steering Column Faults If you've been experiencing the steering light illuminated on your dash, loss of power when idling, or even heavy steering in one direction, your Citroen C1 electric steering column may be faulty. The Citroen C1 uses a modern Electric Power Steering (EPS) system which consists of an electric power steering column. Mounted with a motor + ECU, the column is coded to the vehicle and sits behind the steering wheel from where it connects…

15 Feb, 17

Honda CR-V Electric Power Steering (EPS) Rack / Motor Repairs

Posted in: Latest News, Power Steering

Honda CR-V Electric Power Steering Faults Is your honda suffering with heavy steering? Either one way or in both directions? Or maybe the steering is not self-centering anymore - these are just some of the most common issues our customers are faced with when the Electronic Power Steering rack and motor fails on the Honda CR-V. The Honda CR-V uses a modern Electric Power Steering (EPS) system which consists of an electric power steering rack, ECU and motor. The system…

14 Sep, 15

Fiat Ulysse Power Steering Issues – Pumps and Racks

Posted in: Latest News, Power Steering

Has your Fiat Ulysse been suffering from leaking oil? Or is it whining? If you find that this is the case, it could be due to a failed Power Steering Pump or Power Steering Rack. The Fiat Ulysse is known to use a conventional hydraulic power steering system. This consists of a Power Steering Rack, a Power Steering Pump and high pressure & low pressure hydraulic pipes which connect them together. The system is linked with a Steering column (shaft)…