Power steering noise Chicago
Chicago auto repair February 13, 2014
Steer Right In Chicago
Virtually all vehicles come with power steering so many Chicago
motorists have never driven a car or truck without it. Power steering
assists you when you turn your cars steering wheel. Without it, it would
be very hard to steer.
Now this power assist comes in a couple of forms. In recent years, a lot
of Chicago vehicles have an electric motor that reduces steering effort
and helps improve fuel efficiency.
The other kind of power steering is hydraulic. This is the kind most
older Illinois vehicles, and a lot of newer ones, have. Power steering
fluid is pressurized by a pump and is used to assist steering. Of
course, Chicago motorists need the right amount of fluid in the system.
If itís too low your steering is affected and you could damage your
Also, power steering fluid can become corrosive over time and damage the
pump, hoses and connectors; leading to leaks and repairs. Power
steering service at Triangle Auto Service in Chicago includes removing
the contaminated fluid and replacing it with fresh fluid.
A word about power steering pumps: Some are powered by an electric
motor. Others are driven by the serpentine belt. A worn serpentine belt
stresses all of the cars components it drives, including the power
steering pump, so replace the belt at Triangle Auto Service as advised
to avoid undue repairs.
Losing your power steering while driving in Chicago can be unsettling Ė
just remember that you can still steer, itíll just be harder. Check with
your honest Triangle Auto Service tech to see if itís time to service
your cars power steering system.
In addition to power steering service, at Triangle Auto Service we offer
comprehensive automotive services including Air conditioning, Brake
service and Routine maintenance.
Give us a call
Triangle Auto Service
4060 N. Elston
Chicago, Illinois 60618
Triangle Auto Service 4060 N. Elston Chicago, Illinois 60618
773-539-5858 www.triangleradiator.net. www.triangleradiator.com,