2001 Honda Civic Q&A

2001 Honda Civic Question: how to fix 2001 Honda Civic Power Steering and how much it cost?

my car is making a noisy sound all the time from the engine. I believe is a problem with the power steering. When I turn the wheels the noise is more noticeable. can you help me? my email is baldi414@hotmail.com -
Answer 1
Have you checked the power steering fluid level? Low fluid can make the pump noisier than usual. If it is low, you may have a leak somewhere that requires attention. Other than that, you may have wear to the pump itself, causing the noise. For a listing of local shops that may be able to help, click here: http://repairpal.com/directory?address=33511&car_brand_names=Honda Good luck! -
Comment 1
Thank you for your feedback so promptly. i was thinking the same diagnosis. Power steering problem, but i want an expert opinion. Any idea how much it may cost in a regular mechanic shop. I now the Honda Dealer is very expensive, by experience. -
Comment 2
The best thing to do is make a few calls to the facilities in the directory. Some may provide a complimentary diagnosis, some may have a modest fee. Unfortunately it would be difficult to say what something would cost without knowing what is wrong. Best of luck! -