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2022 Peugeot 308 Power Steering Fails Twice During Moose Test
2022 Peugeot 308 Power Steering Fails Twice During Moose Test

30 Mar 2022, 11:17 UTC / If you're eyeing the all-new 308 as your next car, try not to make evasive maneuvers at speeds higher than 70-odd kilometers per hour

 
Lucid Air Dream Number 214 Presents Steering Issue Not Connected to Recall
Lucid Air Dream Number 214 Presents Steering Issue Not Connected to Recall

23 Feb 2022, 11:34 UTC / From what Kevin Paffrath describes, it was just an issue with the power steering system, making the 2.3-ton vehicle on 245/35 R21 tires a lot harder to turn

 
Hydraulic vs. Electric Power Steering: Is One Really Better Than the Other?
Hydraulic vs. Electric Power Steering: Is One Really Better Than the Other?

30 Apr 2021, 13:15 UTC / Hydraulic power steering has been making our cars easier to maneuver for decades, but are the newer, electronically-controlled systems better?

 
Porsche Recalls All Current Generation Panameras for Power Steering Issues
Porsche Recalls All Current Generation Panameras for Power Steering Issues

21 Dec 2018, 09:20 UTC / Porsche recalls all current generation Panameras to fix a software bug that may cause temporary loss of power steering in the cars

 
Raikkonen Thinks His Crew Solved the Power Steering Issues
Raikkonen Thinks His Crew Solved the Power Steering Issues

5 Apr 2012, 16:39 UTC / From the beginning of this F1 season, Kimi Raikkonen reported that his Lotus F1 race car didn’t perform as he wished, blaming the power steering set-up. After the two races from Australia a...

 
GM Recalls 14,245 Vehicles for Fire Hazard
GM Recalls 14,245 Vehicles for Fire Hazard

11 Nov 2010, 15:41 UTC / GM is recalling 14.245 vehicles due to a potential malfunctioning of power steering. The models affected by this problem are the Cadillac DTS and the Buick Lucerne with V8 engines from the 2010 and ...

 
Toyota Recalls 136,000 Cars Over Power Steering Issue
Toyota Recalls 136,000 Cars Over Power Steering Issue

4 Nov 2010, 13:29 UTC / Toyota today announced a voluntary recall of almost 136,000 compact cars in Japan and Europe. The cars are recalled on account of a steering problem, the latest in a series of problems that have dim...

 
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 85,000 Cars Due to Power Steering Issues
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 85,000 Cars Due to Power Steering Issues

11 Oct 2010, 14:55 UTC / The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has just released a safety warning from Mercedes-Benz, according to which the German automaker is pulling off the market no less than 85,07...

 
History of the Steering Wheel
History of the Steering Wheel

5 May 2010, 21:14 UTC / The steering wheel of a car is one of those instruments which we pretty much take for granted. We mean, who ever heard of a car with no steering wheel? When buying a new car for instance, we bring h...

 
Australian Toyota Corolla Is Safe
Australian Toyota Corolla Is Safe

12 Feb 2010, 09:57 UTC / There is no reason for Australian Toyota Corolla owners to worry about their car’s power steering system, according to Toyota Australia. The Australian version of the Corolla will not be inclu...

 
How Power Steering Works
How Power Steering Works

17 May 2009, 20:41 UTC / People nowadays are so used to power steering that they would probably have a hard time parking and making certain maneuvers without it. The first vehicles didn't have it and some former commun...