When should I change my power steering fluid?
The Power Steering Fluid, like automotive fluids break down over time. Power Steering Fluid is the hydraulic fluid, your power steering system uses. This Power Steering Fluid is pressurized by your vehicles Power Steering Pump. This pressurized hydraulic fluid is moved through your vehicles Power Steering system. This allows your vehicle to turn easily.
The Power Steering Fluid in your vehicle should be changed:
- Every two years or every 50,000
- Groaning noise from the power steering pump or steering gear
- Difficulty in turning the steering wheel
- Contaminated fluid (brown/black)
How much will it cost?
The typical cost for the testing and replacement is between $40-$100 for parts and labor. This price range is averaged across all passenger vehicles. The actual cost depends on your specific make, model and year. Depending on your specific vehicle, this cost may be lower or higher. This cost estimate is for the specific repair listed and doesn’t include additional, related items that may require repair.
What is included:
- Removal of old fluid
- Addition of new, fluid matching manufacture recommendations
- Bleeding of any air from the system
- Testing of system
- Visual Leak and component Inspection
Additional components requiring repair or replacement, may result in additional charges
How it works
Request a service:
Get a quote online or set-up a time to have your vehicle looked at.
Choose your service time:
Pick time slots that work for you, easily, online. We will confirm appointments and send reminders.
Get your vehicle repaired:
No waiting at the shop. Our mechanics bring everything that is needed to you. All you have to do is provided a safe area for the work to be performed.
What what need from you
A safe place to work on your vehicle:
No working on the side of busy roads, No working on unstable or steep surfaces. We do not perform repairs during severe weather.
Authorization from a property owner or management.
If you rent please ensure work can be performed where your vehicle is. If your repair work is being done in a parking lot or at your place of employment, please ensure you have permission to have work performed. We do not do repairs in areas restricted by law.