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My 2003 model of Jaguar S type is suddenly turned extremely heavy with the steering wheel which i cannot turn more than a mere 5 degree. This happened after driving in snow and now it looks like i will have to get the car towed out of my garage

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Hi

It sounds like the power steering belt has snapped, if this is the case they are pretty cheap and I could see this happening in the cold weather so fingers crossed it is just that alternatively it could be the power steering pump or the power steering rack which are much more expensive.

there the 3 things to check besides the obvios power steering fluid level.

Hope this helps
Regards
Dan

Posted on Jan 03, 2011

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