Four-Wheel Steering System Functions, Advantages, and Disadvantages

The newest steering technology to be implemented into vehicles is the four-wheel steering system. What is great about this technology is that it enhances the steering response and allows you to easily keep the vehicle stable while driving at higher speeds. And, of course, the rear wheels of the vehicle will turn left and right … Read more

Steering Angle Sensor Types, Calibration and Diagnostics

The electronic speed control system depends on the steering angle sensor to calculate the angle of the steering wheel’s position as well as its rate of turn. To get this information in degrees, you can use a scanning tool. Inside the steering column, there is a sensor cluster which houses the steering angle sensor. This … Read more

3 Common Symptoms of Low Power Steering Fluid

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If you want dependable steering in your vehicle then hydraulic power steering is the way to go. However, the way it operates is very complex and if problems do occur with the hydraulic steering system, then you need to understand the symptoms to watch out for so you will recognize them. Otherwise, you may think … Read more

Symptoms of a Bad Power Steering Pump (and Replacement Cost)

In this article, we are going to go over the basic functions of a power steering pump, bad power steering pump symptoms, and the average cost to replace a power steering pump. So here we go: Basic Functions of a Power Steering Pump All modern-day cars have power steering capabilities in them. In order for … Read more

Electric vs Hydraulic Power Steering

Power steering is a system in cars that makes it easier for drivers to steer their wheels by assisting them with the torque. The traditional form of power steering is hydraulic power steering, which consists of hoses, drive belt, fluid, a pulley and a pump. Basically, it works by having the pump attached to the … Read more