Failure of the Power Steering system.
Failure of the power steering system.
A front suspension system has excessive steering effort and rapid steering wheel return. The most likely cause of this problem is
The front suspension may have excessive positive camber
A customer notices difficult steering and rapid steering wheel return. What might be a possible cause?The rear suspension may have excessive positive casterThe front suspension may have excessive positive casteThe rear suspension may have excessive positive camber.The front suspension may have excessive positive camber.
Excessive positive camber and caste on both the front and rear suspension are usually to blame for rapid steering wheel return and difficulty in steering. The force exerted by the caste or camber positively pulling can cause these problems.
The front suspension may have excessive positive caster.
my dodge has the same problem, it is the power steering return hose being cracked or cut.
Most common is a faulty return hose at the radiator. This in most cases is cover by warranty
A condensates return temperature indicates excessive steam.
what about it?
Too much positive caster
One way to fix a slow steering return on a Mercedes SLK 350 is to add more power steering fluid. Another option is to replace the steering wheel lock sensor.