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1998 Buick Riviera Question: Car Suddenly Hard to Turn Left



kimble01, Barling, AR, May 12, 2009, 10:01

I had just purchased the car used, and was driving it back home. I was making a U-Turn and about half-way thru the turn the power steering just quit. Now the vehicle has power steering to the right, but not to the left. Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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    May 15, 2009, 13:23

    The fault is most likely with the power steering rack. However, please have the problem diagnosed by a qualified technician before replacing any parts.

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    April 25, 2010, 20:32

    bad o-ring seal on slave cylinder left hand side, 50 cent part

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