Power Steering Fluid in Augusta, ME
Power-steering is what enables you to turn your steering wheel, without a great deal of effort. Power-steering fluid, is the hydraulic fluid in the system that transmits the power. If you’re having trouble turning the steering wheel or hear high-pitched noises when you turn it, chances are your power-steering fluid is low or may have sprung a leak.
The fluid is the cheapest component of your power-steering system. And changing it can help to prolong the life of other, more expensive power-steering components. If ignored long enough, the power steering pump and/or power steering rack may need to be replaced.
From a safety standpoint, there is a large safety risk, because a failing power steering system will make it difficult to control your vehicle. From an environmental point of view, leaking power steering fluid can be dangerous to children and animals.
We believe car repair should be an easy and hassle-free experience so give us a call at 207-622-4747and schedule your appointment today.