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Replaced the vgrs now the steering is stiff. Its at a lexus…

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Replaced the vgrs now...

Replaced the vgrs now the steering is stiff

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fluids?

Yes its at a lexus dealer they can not find a problem

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Lexus?

2006 lx 470

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

No its at a lexus dealer

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Lexus
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Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello and welcome to just answer, my name is ***** ***** master tech of over 40 years experience here to help. I cannot see or hear your vehicle so I rely on your patience and input to my questions so I can help you better.I have read your notes and have a question before we proceed.

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Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 8 months ago

could you please give me a complete description of what is happening with you vehicle so I can start to analyze it.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I had the VGRS unit replaced now the steering is stiff
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I had the VGRS unit replaced now the steering is stiff.
Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago

was the steering stiff before this and that is why they tried the VGRS?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
the steering was fine the VGRS was replaced because the dash lights were on and a fault code said the unit was bad.
Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago

Was the job done in a shop?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
are you kidding me I done
Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago
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Lexus Mechanic: Peter Bagley, Auto Service Technician replied 7 months ago

have you got a shop scanner as this is not just a plug and play the ECM has to recognize it

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