The vehicle was not taken to the dealer. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Power Steering Control Module stock in-person! Complaint Number: 10713480 Incident Date: April 28, 2015 Date Added to File: April 28, 2015 Description of the Complaint: As I'm driving at any speed my steering column rubs and makes it hard to turn corners. Another time, I was on the highway when the steering wheel got very hard on me, and I couldn't move the steering wheel, extremely hard to turn the wheel. They told me its not safe to drive,and never seen anything like this before,my warranty is out,still paying on this and it could have killed us! The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. We told the dealer this is a known problem, that they replaced the steering gear that is currently failing, and that there is a ten year non-warranty window on this type of safety repair. Since having it, I've replaced the tire valve sensors broke again. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure.
Chevy Equinox Has No Power Steering Details Power Steering problem with my 2006 Equinox. It is the sport edition of the equinox. We were losing steering functionality while driving. Complaint Number: 10480031 Incident Date: October 13, 2012 Date Added to File: October 13, 2012 Description of the Complaint: I have a 2008 chevrolet equinox and the problem I am having with it, is that the power steering has stopped working. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 1 different trusted brands of Power Steering Control Module products for the 2008 Chevrolet Equinox. There were no warning indicators illuminated.
I was told that fixing them are a waste of time and money because they will continue to malfunction. While driving 25 mph in rainy conditions, the rear of the vehicle moved sideways uncontrollably. I've several forums with this problem occurring a lot. The dealer made five attempts to duplicate the failure. Today driving to work I notice the steering wheel locked as soon as I started to drive. When the vehicle was started, the power steering failed without warning. The contact indicated that she was unable to turn the steering wheel.
Complaint Number: 10593642 Incident Date: August 1, 2012 Date Added to File: May 23, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2008 chevrolet equinox. So I brought a new battery then my car started and then I noticed stabilitrak light was on. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. The manufacturer was not made aware of the issue. Lastly, the air conditioner does not blow out of the side vents, which prevents air from disseminating properly. The contact was able to avoid a crash by turning the steering wheel with force.
I've replaced turn signal handle. For example when turning a corner, the vehicle would not straighten out when the turn was completed unless the wheel was manually pulled back, again with extreme effort. The top of the brake light on the back hatch is gone where it fell off at some point has many other things wrong. Service stabilitrak light and message appeared, power steering was working when I parked the car. The power steering froze up, and the wheel would not turn. The approximate failure and current mileage was 130,000.
The contact stated when the vehicle was started the stabila-track warning light was intermittently illuminated and suddenly excessive force was required on the steering wheel. Since having it, I've replaced the tire valve sensors broke again. The steering wheel seized several times without warning. I can barely turn the car. The contact stated that while driving approximately 10 mph, the steering wheel suddenly malfunctioned. The first time, I started the vehicle and the power steering went out briefly. A month later, I have to manually turn off my turning signals no matter how sharp or wide my turns are.
I had to jump car battery was dead car was fine for a week had to jump again took battery out put in new one now car won't start everything works dash lights radio but car won't start. The failure mileage was 35,000. The dash also had the check engine light on. The technician diagnosed that the power steering computer had failed and needed to be replaced. This also happened on a road trip from chicago to minneapolis; halfway there warning lights went off and I lost stability along with my 4 wheel drive. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the fuel pump failed and needed to be replaced.
The failure and current mileages were 26,000. This seems to be a problem that needs to be resolved. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The vehicle was repaired but no further information was available. Complaint Number: 10735871 Incident Date: June 15, 2015 Date Added to File: July 22, 2015 Description of the Complaint: My stabilizer control lights are flashing and they continue to flash they sometimes slow the car for no reason took it to the shop where I work and they tell me I have to have a part replaced in the steering column and my abs is no longer working my stabilizing system is no longer working Complaint Number: 10717750 Incident Date: May 1, 2014 Date Added to File: May 21, 2015 Description of the Complaint: The steering column rubs.
The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. Complaint Number: 10993759 Incident Date: June 5, 2017 Date Added to File: June 7, 2017 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2008 chevrolet equinox. The vehicle was taken to a dealer where it was diagnosed that the power steering module needed to be repaired. It is been in my family for 10 years and still works great. She had no control of her car. The approximate failure and current mileage was 130,000. Extremely hard to turn wheel, could cause crash when vehicle cannot turn correctly.