Most of the failures come from poorly equipped work shops that do not recommend or carry out proper servicing.Reconditioned or second hand power steering rack/pumps cost from $1000.
Fresh power steering fluid is clean and clear. Dirty, neglected power steering fluid can look like used engine oil and can compromise the performance of your steering system, and in some cases, even cause damage. If you haven’t serviced your power steering system lately, now’s the time to do something about it.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MdWe7DkxRP0
Wynn’s Power Steering System Flush Service:
Removes the old fluid from the reservoir.
Vacuum flushes the entire system with a proprietary product formulated to loosen and remove sludge and other contaminants from the system.
Refills the system with the correct manufacturer recommended fluid.
Restores steering performance.
Helps prevent sluggish steering on cold mornings.
Reduces or eliminates steering noise.
Provides proper lubrication of power steering components.
Helps avoid premature, unexpected and expensive steering system failures.
For safety and the life of your vehicle, make sure power steering service is part of your normal maintenance schedule.