Q: Q: power steering stiff

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power steering is getting very stiff,put a new rack pinion in, and all new lines,,put a new power steering pump in and all new lines, put a tention pully on and a belt..and get about a week or two of being good to steer and then it starts to go back to the exact thing again....no one can figure it out at a garage .please advise of some kind of solution

Hi there. Anytime you have a problem with the steering wheel feeling stiff, it’s commonly due to an air bubble stuck in the hydraulic lines that make up the power steering system. However, since we don’t know what kind of vehicle you have, it’s hard for us to give you advice on what to search for. It’s best to have a professional mobile mechanic complete a steering wheel is hard to turn inspection; so they can hopefully determine what’s causing your problems.

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