steering problems on 2006 Chevrolet Malibu

Power steering not working properly. Goes in an out and when it is out it is harder to drive than a truck. It does not have a power steering pump. It is either electric or hydraulic.

by in Fort Wayne, IN on September 09, 2010
1 answer
ANSWER by on September 09, 2010
Contact the chevy dealer as your Malibu might have a recall on this Suspension & Steering: STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM Service Bulletin Number: 3795 NHTSA Number: 10019283 Model Years Affected: 2006 Date of Bulletin: 02/2006 Bulletin Summary: ELECTRIC STEERING IS INOPERATIVE WITH C0545. Suspension & Steering: STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM Service Bulletin Number: 4127 NHTSA Number: 10020217 Model Years Affected: 2006 Date of Bulletin: 08/2006 Bulletin Summary: LOSS OF POWER STEERING ASSIST AT HIGH ENGINE RPM. UPDATED 08-15-07. UPDATED ON 10/03/07.
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