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Author Topic: powersteering  (Read 2369 times)

Offline gmorry

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powersteering
« on: February 24, 2016, 07:06:40 PM »
Hi all.    power steering has become heavy sometimes and belt whines when its been raining I have noticed that the power steering reservoir the think has a leek as wires underneath are wet Need HELP😞

Offline gregers

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Re: powersteering
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2016, 07:42:15 PM »
is your undertray missing per chance??
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Offline gmorry

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Re: powersteering
« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2016, 10:03:08 AM »
Yes don't have under tray 😊

Offline bigdave982

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Re: powersteering
« Reply #3 on: February 25, 2016, 05:45:30 PM »
Then water is splashing on your belt making it slip



Probaly

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Re: powersteering
« Reply #4 on: February 25, 2016, 09:43:27 PM »
oooppppssss not good then,
get 1 pronto.
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rip mum 3/5/16
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Offline Chrispb

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Re: powersteering
« Reply #5 on: February 26, 2016, 12:57:40 PM »
It's not only water that can do damage, debris off the road can get thrown up into the belt train causing a sudden loss off power assistance and potentially cause an accident.
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