06 chevy colbalt power steering issues

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Asked by Oct 17, 2013 at 07:52 PM about the 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LS Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was driving car drove fine get back
in the dash started blinking saying
power steering and  service air bag
radio stopped whippers and air
condition stopped . Took it in to
chevy they checked motor and no
codes came up and motor in steering
column was fine he said please tell
me what it s someone help me?????

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How old is the battery? Maybe the original one still? My '06 did the same thing. I replaced the battery and haven't had a problem since. Modern electrical systems are so sensitive to anything that isn't 100%. It doesn't really make sense but it did solve the problem. In any event have your battery tested and regardless of how it tests, if its over 5 years old its a good idea to replace it as preventative maintenance.

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Have the power steering pump been replaced there was a recall on that i did mine an works fine

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