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Compleatly depends on the car. You will need to list the make,model and year for this question to be answered. Include engine size also plz. Read the manual or ask a mechanic

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Q: How do you find the power steering fluid cap on your vehicle?
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Why is your steering heavy in your car?

If you are finding it hard to steer your vehicle, it could be a variety of things, though most commonly you will find that the problem lies with either your power steering pump, or power steering rack. Check your power steering fluid; if it is low, top it off with the proper PS fluid. If it is not low, take your vehicle to a trusted mechanic and have them inspect the problem.

How Do you Add Power Steering Fluid for An E420 Mercedez Benz?

Find the power steering fluid canal, make sure you read the cap label that specifies Power Steering Fluid. Pour contents to specified fluid level. You may find the Power Steering Fluid canal on the right side of your radiator block.

Where can you find the power steering?

fluid? Under the hood, should say something about power steering fluid on cap or reservoir.

Cant find where to put power steering fluid in 1992 Lebaron?

How about in the power steering pump.......

Is power steering fluid the same in a gas engine and diesel?

The power steering fluid used varies according to the pump not the motor. It is best to use your owner's manual or repair manual to find the correct type of fluids to use for your vehicle.

What power steering fluid is correct?

You will find the the right one in ur owner Manuel, mine is Volvo s80 and the recommended fluid was not power steering oil it was ATF automatic transmission fluid, when I asked about that at orally they said if u use power steering fluid it will rewind ur power steering system.

Where to add power steering fluid in a 99 e320 Mercedes Benz?

Can find where to put more fluid for the power steering on my Mercedes 1997 e320

I find no power steering fluid container under the hood of my 2010 Toyota Corolla Is this because the power steering in a 2010 Corolla is electric not hydraulic?

Yes the power steering in a 2010 Corolla is electric so it needs and has no hydraulic power steering fluid.

What causes power steering pump to make noise on 94 Toyota Corolla?

If your power steering pump makes a whining noise as you turn your steering wheel your power steering fluid reservoir is probably empty. The noise is caused when your power steering pump tries to pump fluid that is not there. This indicates that you probably have a leak somewhere in your power steering fluid lines. You can either try to find the leak or simply replace the power steering fluid every so often.

Where do you put steering fluid in 2008 Nissan Rogue?

Nissan Rogue 2008 does not use power steering fluid so you will not find a reservoir for that. Rogue's power steering is operated my electric motors.

Where can you find the power steering fluid reservoir of 1988 BMW 735i?

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Does a 2004 impala ss use power steering fluid?

Yes it does although it is difficult to find the power steering fluid is located near the back of the motor on the passenger side!

Is it difficult to find the cause of power steering fluid leaking out of a 1994 Chevy Lumina?

It's not too difficult to find a leak if you can get the vehicle on a rack to look at it from underneath. And power steering hoses can be difficult to replace if you are not mechanically experienced and have the proper tools. Best to leave it to a mechanic.

Where is the power steering fluid in a Nissan micra 06?

Hi My Nissan Micra has electric power steering, and assume all later ones are the same, therefore no fluid/ no cap to find

How do you check power steering fluid in a 1991 Grand Marquis?

Lift the hoods, find the lid to the power steering reservoir and remove the lid. Attached to the lid is the dipstick to the power steering fluid, read the level and decide if more needs to be added.

Where can one find information on what exactly power steering is used for?

Power steering makes it easier to steer a car. This is particularly noticeable when parking a car, and if the power steering on a vehicle stops working it will be obvious as the vehicle will become very difficult to drive.

Does the 1998 Saturn sl2 have power steering?

assuming your vehicle is equipped with powersteering, yes. to find out for sure you will need to open your hood and look in engine compartment. there should be, in the upper left corner of the engine, a small black cap that says... Power Steering on it. it will be sitting ontop of a white colored fluid container. This would be your power steering pump. Twist the black cap and pull upwards. the cap will have a stick fastened to the bottom of it with a fluid level indicator mark. be sure the fluid is up to that mark, or very close to it. if not, you may need to purchase some power steering fluid.

How does an power steering works?

Power steering is used to help the driver turn the wheel. Power steering is powered by a fluid held within the reservoir, where you put the power steering fluid into. Then, the power steering pump takes over. That pumps the steering fluid to the steering gearbox, which flows to the valve body unit (kind of like a crank). Once you turn the wheel to the left or to the right, the computer tells the steering fluid to push against the crank to make the wheels move, taking less stress off the driver. You usually find power steering in bigger vehicles, such as pick up trucks, big rigs, bigger cars, etc. You won't find it in smaller cars because it's already easy to turn.

Why is their power steering fluid on your power steering?

If you have a leak, you need to find the source and repair. Most fluid leaks from hydraulic power steering systems come from one of two hoses, called the pressure hose and the return hose. You can find these hoses by looking at the steering rack. If these are leaking, buy replacements. If on the other hand you're asking why power steering uses fluid at all, it's because hydraulic power steering is - well - hydraulic. Usually, a belt driven by the engine drives a mechanical pump which forces the fluid through a hose (the pressure hose) into the rack. Moving the steering wheel of the car affects how much fluid goes into each side. Fluid then returns to the pump along the return hose. As well as pushing the steering were you point it, the fluid lubricates the moving parts in the rack.

Where do you put in power steering fluid inn a 1990 ford econoline engine?

in the power steering pump...should have a belt connecting to it..shouldn't be hard to find

Where do you put fluid on a 1995 Mazda Bongo?

At the power steering resivoir. Find the pump and you will find the resivoir near it or on it.

Where is the power steering fluid located on a 2006 Pontiac g6?

the power steering in my g6 is faulty, i went to look for the fluid location and could not find it either and when I did my research online I found out that g6's have electrical power steering... Their is alot of complaints online about 2005-2006 g6's and power steering being faulty with this new technology.

How do I know if my power steering pump went out if my power steering fluid is low or if it is my steering column that is broken?

If you are losing fluid, you need to find out where it is going. Usually it is pretty easy to find most leaks: out of the seals on the pump, out of the lines or cooler, out of the steering gear, or out of the rack and pinion. Sometimes you'll have to poke a small hole in the rubber boot on the rack and watch for fluid coming out. Your steering column wouldn't be the problem. Hope this helps.

Your 2000 Ford Ranger keeps using power steering fluid but the garage said it doesn't have any leaks where is the fluid going?

Let's use some common sense here. If you are loosing power steering fluid, you have a leak. The only other alternative is that someone is stealing you P/S fluid which I doubt is happening. Take your vehicle to another garage run by a professional and have them find the leak as it is obvious this garage is not run by a professional.

How do you fit power steering to a ford transit?

which model/year of transit? you need to find a donor vehicle of the same model with power steering. You will have to change the steering rack/box to the PAS type, and also fit the pump,brackets and pipes to your own vehicle 1999