is it safe to drive car without power steering working? on 2001 Toyota Highlander

as expected, at start up to 10 mph hard to turn, otherwise not difficult to steer; I have heard it might lock up

by in Rockville, MD on May 01, 2013
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by , May 01, 2013
safe no and it could cause more damage
COMMENT by , May 01, 2013
thanks for speedy reply; what else would be damaged? is it designed to drive as manual steering? dealer says it needs new power steering pump, hoses, rack.
ANSWER by , July 09, 2013
It would never be safe. Get it check out right away.