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My battery light comes on and steering wheel locks up. What could this be?

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Steering wheel locks up? or does it get very hard to steer? If it gets very hard to steer sounds like your Serpentine belt is slipping. You may have a bad belt tensioner or possibly somthing leaking on belt causing it to slip. The belt runs the alternator and powersteering. Also check condition of the belt itself. Shiny or streached belt could cause it to slip also.

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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SOURCE: security light stays on.

Your security system has locked itself. You will have to go to the dealer and have them reset the computer.

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SOURCE: wheel locks

the power steering fluid reservoir looks like a miniature bottle with a top on its only 2 -3 inches round

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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SOURCE: My 2001 Chevy Blazer has been parked for 9 months

  1. Put the key into ignition and turn the key to On, but don't start the engine.
  2. Next, turn the wheel to the direction that it got stuck in as far as it will go.
  3. If it is still stuck, turn the wheel the other direction as far as it will go.
  4. If it is STILL stuck, take the steering wheel off and all the hardware. There should be a plate that has a small rod, no more than 2" long going though it. That's the lock. Pull it out and it won't lock anymore.

Posted on Jul 24, 2010

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SOURCE: battery light came on. steering wheel tight (

Loose, excessively worn, or missing fan belt. Make sure nothing in the loop has seized (everything should turn fairly easily by hand).

Remember: Just because it's there and looks OK doesn't mean it is. Belts can break the cord inside leaving you with what amounts to a big rubber band that has no capacity for transferring mechanical power to the alternator and pump

Posted on Aug 11, 2010

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sounds like a serpintine belt issue what kind of condition is the belt in?

Posted on Feb 28, 2011

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