What Is Power Steering?

Knowing the operations of your vehicle is just as important as knowing how to drive it. To be specific, the power steering system is something that most drivers don’t understand. Read on to learn more about what the power steering system has to offer.


What Is Power Steering?

Most cars nowadays have electric power steering systems, while older power steering systems are hydraulic. From small cars to large trucks, power steering is necessary to allow complete control of their vehicle. Without the power steering system, it would take an enormous amount of effort to steer your vehicle left and right or to make turns.


Since it plays such an important role in driving, your power steering system requires regular maintenance. Without frequent inspections and service, your power steering system can go wrong. It can end up putting your safety at risk. 


Common Power Steering Repairs

  • Power steering fluid
  • Slipping belt
  • Cracked or worn hoses
  • Damaged steering rack

We invite you to bring your car, SUV, or truck for power steering service and repairs. Whether you need a fluid change or an inspection, the team at Torque Automotive has your back. Please give us a call or schedule an appointment online with us today.