Power steering

Tiny
INSOGNA8
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  • 2007 GMC ACADIA
  • 6 CYL
  • AWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 92 MILES
I have a 2007 GMC ACadia. Out of no where the sterring is really tight but only when I apply the brakes. Such as parking or turning. If I am turning and the gas is applied its fine. The power steering fluid it at the right level.
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Monday, May 2nd, 2011 AT 6:03 PM

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Tiny
CARADIODOC
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If the power assist comes back when you speed up the engine a little, suspect a weak pump. That seems to be a common problem.
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Monday, May 2nd, 2011 AT 8:26 PM
Tiny
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Check for a slipping belt also. Watch while you turn wheel when stopped/park.
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Monday, May 2nd, 2011 AT 10:22 PM
Tiny
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Thanks. What pump are you referring to?
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Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011 AT 2:53 PM
Tiny
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Power steering pump.
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Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011 AT 8:46 PM

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