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What Does the Power Steering System Warning Light Mean?

What Does the Power Steering System Warning Light Mean?

Only a fraction of car owners go through their manufacturer's manual to know the meaning of various warning lights that flash on the dashboard. Therefore, most of them get confused when the power steering warning light illuminates. The problem is that one cannot tell what has caused the light to flash. The light can only go away after diagnosing and fixing the problem. If left unsolved, it may lead to safety risks. What's Does the Power Steering Warning Light Look Like? The power steering warning light is often amber or red with the image of the steering wheel and an exclamation mark. If you have an electric power steering, the light might illuminate behind an EPS sign, which stands for electric power steering. Possible Causes of the Power Steering Warning Light The problem causing the power steering warning light to appear on your car's dash varies, depending on the steering system. If your car has a hydraulic steering system, the most likely culprit is decreasing ... read more