How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask FIXITMAN Your Own Question
FIXITMAN
FIXITMAN, Master Technician
Category: Cadillac
Satisfied Customers: 17143
Experience:  ASE MASTER CERTIFIED, AA DEGREE AUTO/DIESEL TECH.
1627031
Type Your Cadillac Question Here...
FIXITMAN is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Cadillac CTS: Steerinng turns right easy but hard left

Customer Question

Steerinng turns right easy but hard left
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is***** you for the question. Most of the time if it only occurs in one direction it is either due to a mechanical failure in the suspension such as a ball joint or strut mount, or it is a failure in the spool valve in the rack and pinion. I would get the vehicle in the air and disconnect both tie rod ends. Then move the suspension on both sides one at a time by hand feeling for binding. If not then before replacing the rack I would flush out the fluid as there may be debris in the spool valve causing this. Please let me know if you need more help with this.

Related Cadillac Questions