RAY: And wouldn't you be annoyed if, to save five bucks on a quart of power steering fluid
, you ruined your power steering pump and had to shell out hundreds of dollars for a new one?
Drivers to should check all vehicle fluids including motor oil, transmission fluid, power steering fluid
and brake fluid to ensure they are filled to the appropriate levels.
The automaker is recalling the vehicle because of an issue with the power steering fluid
overheating under certain conditions, leading to an engine compartment fire.
They were all found to be `non de-polluted', that is, they contained batteries, oil, brake fluid, coolant, power steering fluid
or screenwash liquid.
It involves pressurizing a power steering hose with power steering fluid
at elevated temperatures, and cycling the pressure from zero to approximately 1,600 psi.
Components inspected by the AAR facilities include battery load and terminals, anti-freeze, oil, brake fluid, power steering fluid
and transmission fluids, belts, hoses, tires and wiper blades.
The automaker is recalling the vehicle because of a defective hose that is likely to result in the leakage of power steering fluid
Volvo is recalling the vehicle because the power steering reservoir hoses are incorrectly routed and an increased pressure in the system could occur, leading to a loss in power steering fluid
that makes the vehicle difficult to manoeuvre.
Check your car's fluids, including: -- Oil, -- Washer fluid, -- Engine coolant, -- Power steering fluid
, and -- Brake and transmission fluid.
Levels of anti-freeze, oil, brake fluid, power steering fluid
, automatic transmission fluid and windshield washer fluid
The vehicles are being recalled because of leaking power steering fluid
that can cause a fire.
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