truck wants to die

Asked by Apr 08, 2016 at 08:53 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just bought a 96 silverado with a 5.7 and
when i turn tje wheel the truck eather dies or
wants to and i have no clue on what it could

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Power steering pressure switch is the most common problem that causes this.

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