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Power steering light is on where do i put fluid in

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    The power steering light is on and I can't find where to add power steering.


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If you are not planning on bringing your car to a mechanic every time you have a small problem, drop the $20 on a manual and become familiar with it. That said, your power steering is servo/electronic and does not have fluid like conventional p/s. Our Cobalts are made a little diff than other cars...most of the time it's for the best. Hope this helps !!

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If it is like mine the powe steering is all electrical. Get the codes pulled and get it fixed. The problem will only get worse not better.

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Yeah... this is a major GM issue. Report it to and your Department of Consumer Affairs. There are 197 complaints and so far 3 deaths. I think a class action law-suit is coming soon. The dealership is the only one who can fix this issue.

Posted on Sep 04, 2009

  • atenpenny Sep 04, 2009

    This is a major problem and I too have reported the issue to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Please take the time and do the same. They can be contacted online at or BY PHONE: Call the Hotline, Monday-Friday 8am to 8pm at (888) 327-4236 , TTY:(800) 424-9153.

    Sep 04, 2009

    If you read and google you will find over 200 more complaints. This is an issue only GM/Chevy can fix. Report it to and the Department of Consumer Affairs. I have been battling this issue for 2 months.

  • atenpenny Sep 04, 2009

    I want 500 signatures for GM Chevy to do a recall

    I am asking that GM Chevrolet do a recall on there Cobalt's because they have a power steering problem. The power steering randomly goes out and it unsafe. GM Chevrolet is refusing to do a recall even though over 200 Cobalt owners have reported having the same problem with their power steering. CONTACT JUDI GASTON AT WIS TV TO VOICE YOUR COMPLAINT OR Call her at 803-758-1268.

    GM Chevrolet needs to take responsibility for this manufacturing problem before someone seriously gets hurt (3 deaths already) and having to replace the entire steering column which is very costly should not be paid by the consumer but by the manufacture. There needs to be a recall, so please sign this petition if you agree.

    Go to this website to sign please!!!

    THANK YOU!!!


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