2002 SATURN VUE ELECTRIC POWER STEERING PROBLEM

  • Tiny
  • cwsurvive
  • 2002 Saturn Vue

Steering problem
2002 Saturn Vue 6 cyl All Wheel Drive Automatic 80K miles

My power steering does not run all of the time. So far when it works its OK until I stop the engine.

This vehicle has electric power steering

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009 AT 9:31 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Zackman
  • Member

To start with, check the tension on the power steering belt. Is there any noise associated with the non-working power steering? When it is not working, can you see the fluid in the reservoir flowing?

Is a bit vague. Obviously the P/S works until the engine is turn off. Please give us a little bit more info to help you.

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Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009 AT 11:59 PM
  • Tiny
  • cwsurvive
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Sometimes when I start the car the electric power steering does not work. Other times it does work. I can turn the car off and back on and might work. There times when you turn it on a it works for a few seconds.

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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009 AT 7:36 PM
  • Tiny
  • Zackman
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http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/55316_02vuefusebox_1.jpg


Replace the fuse with a known good fuse. If the problem continues, the problem may lie within the Electronic power Steering module. Located at the steering column. Unfortunately, diagnostic for the system is not available.

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Thursday, June 4th, 2009 AT 12:01 AM

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