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What causes loss of steering?

(2000 Oldsmobile Alero)
in Portsmouth, VA on February 08, 2011
I tried to pull off the curb in front of my house in my 2000 Oldsmobile Alero and I could not turn the wheels. The steering wheel turns, but the wheels would not.
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This is either the result of a broken steerign system u-joint or a broken rack and pinion. Towing is 60.00 anywhere within 10 miles. Repairs would be 250-600 depending on what is broken.
on May 23, 2011
These cars are notorious for frame failure where the steering rack attaches , good luck with yours!
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