Power Steering Fluid
Power steering fluid is a type of hydraulic fluid specially formulated for use in hydraulic power steering systems.
Bad power steering fluid can cause excessive wear of steering system components as well as abnormal noises coming from them.
Power steering fluid maintenance recommendations
- Flushing of the power steering system should be done from time to time to prevent collecting dirt and contaminants in the system.
- All steering system lines and hoses should be checked for leaks and damage before flushing the system.
- It is very important to use only recommended types of power steering fluid provided by the manufacturer in your owner’s manual.