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Power steering seems to give out on cold, wet days. Dry, warm day and it worked ok.

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Try changing the power steering fluid

That gets done every 3 years or 30,000 miles,
at the same time as the trans fluid

Most likely the steering rack is worn

Posted on May 23, 2011

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