what would cause hard left turns in a 99 dodge grand caravan?

Asked by Dec 11, 2008 at 08:21 PM about the 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan 4 Dr STD Passenger Van Extended

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I am having problems turning left.  It gets tight and stiff.  ocassionally this also happens on the right turns as well.  What is causing my problem

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Depending on ur suspension its probably time for new struts or springs.

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Power steering fluid? (I'm pretty sure that dodge is old enough it doesn't have all that electric assist stuff, someone correct me if I'm wrong...) Have you checked the fluid level? if it is a fluid system, maybe your power steering pump is starting to fail?

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What is an average cost for a power steering pump or the struts?

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