Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Problem with power steering

asked by on

I had the power steering hose replaced a few weeks back and now there is a problem with my power steering.

Hi there. After a power steering hose is replaced, it is in need of a system bleed. If there is air in the system or if is low on power steering fluid it will not function properly. I’d suggest having a certified mechanic diagnose your power steering issue further in person. They will be able to provide a power steering fluid service for your car as necessary.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Water pump making clunking sound

Hello! Hearing a clunk noise after the water pump replacement may or may not be related to the water pump repair. The clunking sound could be a number of things, from the suspension to engine mounts. A qualified technician, such...

Q: How do I change my alternator

In order to change the alternator on a vehicle with a transverse mounted engine, you may first want to remove the passenger front wheel and the splash guard in order to gain access to the belt and belt tensioner. On...

Q: Cv joint keeps breaking

Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle may be experiencing one of several different issues. The first thing to consider is the quality of the replacement you purchased. Re-manufactured CV joints are not terribly uncommon. When you purchase the...

Related articles

Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.