Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Car Questions
What are the signs of a rack and pinion couse I swap my
What are the signs of a rack and pinion couse I swap my power steering pump couse it was grinding buy the one I put on is used so after u was done I put p s fluid and it started bubbling out my contai… read more
Marc
Marc
Mechanic
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
2007 dodge ram 1500 with the 5.7l Power steering would
2007 dodge ram 1500 with the 5.7l Power steering would randomly quit working. I replaced the power steering pump and worked fine for 2-3 days, and now is slowly cutting in and out and making a grownin… read more
Gabriel Grey
Gabriel Grey
ASE Certified Master Technician
Associates
1,224 satisfied customers
2000 sable power steering pump whine but problem is this
2000 sable power steering pump whine but problem is this once engine stop fluid come gushing out of the pump then fluid is too low erupt like a mini volcano… read more
Edward
Edward
Professional at Justanswer.com
Associate Degree
4,621 satisfied customers
My toyota dealer says that i have torn steering rack on my
my toyota dealer says that i have torn steering rack on my 2008 toyota camry. he is estimating a cost of over 2000 to relace it. even if it is the rack and pinion that sounds very expensive … read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
45,957 satisfied customers
2011 Jetta SE 2.5l, 5 spd. Constant power steering whine.
2011 Jetta SE 2.5l, 5 spd. Constant power steering whine. fluid was low, added fluid drove a short distance and fluid blew out of the reservoir cap all over the front of motor. Its done this twice. Wh… read more
Andrew
Andrew
Level A Technician
Technical Certificate
2,325 satisfied customers
My chevy venture 2004 is having problems with the power
my chevy venture 2004 is having problems with the power steering i keep adding fluid and need to add more and more i bought a stop leak from lucas what advice can you give me … read more
GM Tech (Cam)
GM Tech (Cam)
Auto Service Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
704 satisfied customers
Recently purchased a 2001 Acura MDX Got it for cheap but it
Hello again Recently purchased a 2001 Acura MDX Got it for cheap but it had a few issues... the power steering was shot... replaced the rack & pinion & front stabilizer links Drives a lot better but s… read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
6,278 satisfied customers
Rv i j ave,a minnie rv winnie auto Wen purvhased a rack
Rv i j ave,a minnie rv winnie auto Wen purvhased a rack pinion was placed i put in new power steering Worked fine. Now 60000 And psteering all brands lucas. Leaking from boot alternate 100 miles with … read more
Eric
Eric
Retired
N/A
45,957 satisfied customers
Shop is telling me that I have a power steering leak..rack..belt
shop is telling me that I have a power steering leak. Showed me the car up on the rack and there is fluid around the pump and on the belt. Have had no issues. 97 Toyota Avalon with 157K miles that my … read more
Bamaman39
Bamaman39
Ford master diesel Tech.Ford certified
High School or GED
2,287 satisfied customers
I have a 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette, Last night the power steering
I have a 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette, Last night the power steering pump started makeing aloud wineing noise. When I got home there was a puddle of fluid on th edrive way. I checked the power steering … read more
Amedee
Amedee
Former ASE Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,878 satisfied customers
power steering pump..ofr leaks found none put i..power steering fluid
i replaced the power steering pump checked ofr leaks found none put i still have to put about 1 qt. of power steering fluid into the pump every 2 fays what i'm i overlooking ?… read more
Online Wrench
Online Wrench
Associate Degree
218 satisfied customers
2004 acura tl: my mechanic says the rack and pinion assemble..seal
I have a 2004 acura tl with 72,000 miles. I have a power steering fluid leak. Now my mechanic says the rack and pinion assemble needs to be replaced becuase a seal is leaking that cannot be replaced. … read more
acramstr
acramstr
Shop foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,835 satisfied customers
Power Steering pump..pump and rack and pinion replaced..Auto Zone pump
After replacing Power Steering pump about 4 times, I had the pump and rack and pinion replaced at a shop. It ran as good as new for about a week, then pump froze again. I put another Auto Zone pump on… read more
Triston
Triston
High School or GED
1,620 satisfied customers
1997 sebring: POWER STEERING FLUID..convertable..LEAKAGE..CANT FIGURE
I HAVE TO FILL POWER STEERING FLUID ON MY 1997 SEBRING CONVERTABLE ABOUT ONCE A WEEK BUT NO LEAKAGE FOUND OR NO FLUID ON GROUND TOOK IT TO MECHANIC AND HE CANT FIGURE IT OUT39597.6017877315… read more
John Gatsby
John Gatsby
Shop Foreman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
38 satisfied customers
bad power steering fluid leak..drivers side front tire
i have a bad power steering fluid leak at the power steering boot near drivers side front tire. any ideas what it might be. it seems like the fluid is coming from inside the is that possible… read more
DoctorD
DoctorD
Retired Auto Shop Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
832 satisfied customers
how can i tell if my rack and pinion needs replaced or ...
how can i tell if my rack and pinion needs replaced or if just the boot needs replaced.... the boot is torn and the b2500, 1998 pickup goes through about a quart of power steering fluid per day. I hav… read more
Chris (aka-Moose)
Chris (aka-Moose)
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
2,036 satisfied customers
1999 Pontiac firebird: hard: it wont hold power steering fluid..leaks
My power steering is leaking, possibly from bottoming out or turning to hard: it won't hold power steering fluid for long and leaks towards the bottom of the engine. I have a 99 firebird, what can i d… read more
asmith
asmith
Computer Consultant UNIX
Bachelor Degree
30 satisfied customers
99 ford: 3.0 power steering noise cant see leak..atf..visually
99 ford taus 3.0 power steering noise can't see leak had to add some power steering fuild Ford recommends atf what can I check if anything visually just starting noise two day ago… read more
Tech501
Tech501
Lead Technician
390 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

2,036 satisfied customers

24 years of experience diagnosing & repairing

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,861 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,571 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

704 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,878 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

Richard

Richard

ASE Certified Technician

1,103 satisfied customers

12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x