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Power steering gets tight only turning to the right. Not all the time, cold or warm weather, and usually for a short period of time.

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These are known for "heavy steering" feel in the first place. You have a sticking valve in the power steering box. I suggest a power steering fluid flush and replace with Mobil synthetic PS fluid. Eventually you may need to replace the power steering box but since it is intermittent this may improve things for a year or so and is MUCH less expensive.

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