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2006 Chevrolet Malibu Question: steering problems

 

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sharonk, 3.5L V6, Fort Wayne, IN, September 09, 2010, 12:51
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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.

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    September 09, 2010, 13:21
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    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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