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2004 Hyundai Santa Fe Question: Why hard to turn steering wheel?

 

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Ruehle, 2.7L V6, Potwin, KS, July 30, 2013, 04:24
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Power steering problems. Noisy, hard to turn, leaking fluid. Suggested that I need to replace the power steering gear. 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe with 115,000 miles. Needing to add power steering fluid often to keep the level required.

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    pushrod July 30, 2013, 05:40
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    Take some good advice from an old school grease monkey, replace the pump as well!!

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    Ruehle, July 30, 2013, 11:31
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    Thanks for your reply. Any idea of cost involved with a repair of this kind?

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    pushrod, July 30, 2013, 14:32
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    You are welcom! Really wouldn't be cool for me to give you a guesstamate, since i will not be doing the work. No harm in shopping around though!

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    globalhelper July 30, 2013, 05:55
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    agree with pushrod

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