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2002 GMC ENVOY.... Hard Steering to the right, very

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2002 GMC ENVOY.... Hard...

2002 GMC ENVOY.... Hard Steering to the right, very difficult in stationary position, better when vehicle is moving, but still ressistance... (steers fine to the left!!! Rack n Pinion??? or Pump

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fluids recently?

Yes.. Fluid levels are fine

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Envoy yourself? What have you tried so far?

I have a mechanic, but He has not personally inspected the vehicle... By phone he indicated the problem is probably the Rack is bad... Any suggestions to this situation previously to this model???

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I also have an issue with my ABS & brake light on... The Brakes work fine...

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Since it is only happening in one direction, it is a good indication there is a problem with the rack.

When the abs light is on, it just means the abs won't work in an extreme lock up condition, but your base brakes will always work. These lights are usually caused by a faulty wheel speed sensor, you can scan the abs module and there will be a code related to which sensor may be failing.

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