i have a 96 nissan sentra .. it will start but when i turn the steering wheel to the left if shuts off..what can it be???

Asked by Mar 03, 2014 at 07:00 PM about the 1996 Nissan Sentra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

can you please help answer my question above

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Sounds like the power steering fluid pressure switch is bad. This switch increases the idle speed to compensate for the added load of the increased pressure in the power steering system when you turn the wheel all the way in one direction. HTH. -Jim

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