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I have a 2002 C320, but my steering is like it is not

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I have a 2002 C320, but my steering is like it is not powered. It is very hard to turn right or left. What can be the matter, and can I get it fixed?
JA: Have you checked the fluids?
Customer: Yes, Sir.
JA: Are you fixing your C320 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I replaced the pump, and a mechanic replaced the rack and pinion.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing more, but I find it so difficult to steer the car now, I am 72 years old, and I am finding it harder and harder. On my other cars, not Mercedes, the power steering is so king and easy. But on my C320 it is hard.
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Jared D replied 6 days ago.


Does it feel like the steering pulsates or is it just stiff?

There is some power assist right? Just not very much?

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