Why did my power steering go out when there is fluid in the resevoir?

Asked by Jun 06, 2014 at 08:11 PM about the 2005 Pontiac Sunfire

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My power steering started making a noise and was a little difficult to turn.  Had the fluid checked but only a little" low.  The next day it went completely out but the reservoir is still full.

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17,365

pump broke? Belt broke?

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72,055

chass,you forgot to mention,check for leak,s and or gear box or rack pinion.

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395

Sounds like it's time to replace the pump...

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
395

Make sure you check the belt... Could also be the cause...

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