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Power steering my car has power steering fluid but the steering is still stiff while i drive the car any help out there?

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Your pump could possibly be going bad. if it sounds like the fluid is low even though it is full you need to replace the pump. also check the steering linkage and shaft to the steering gear box to make sure there are no obstructions. hope this helps...

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