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Power steering quit. Book says it's electronic. 2013,

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Power steering quit Mechanic's...

Power steering quit

Mechanic's Assistant: When was the fluid last checked? Have you heard any whining noises while turning the wheel?

No, book says it's electronic

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

2013, crosstrek ltd

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

Nothing. Can't find fluid cap

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Is the EPS light on when the car is running?

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