steering wheel "pulses" at low speeds
rowe at yankeeprinter.com
Thu Nov 8 13:48:18 EST 2001
There's been mention of non-oem hi pressure hoses causing the groaning
From: quattro-admin at audifans.com [mailto:quattro-admin at audifans.com] On
Behalf Of Peter Schulz
Sent: Thursday, November 08, 2001 1:18 PM
Cc: quattro at audifans.com
Subject: steering wheel "pulses" at low speeds
Got a Q for the brain trust...
1991 200 20v TQW wagon #1 sometimes has little power steering assist at
speeds (I can sometimes hear groaning) and requires lots of strength.
At low speeds, I can feel "pulsing" in the steering while driving...NOT
It almost feels as if the pump belt is slipping, but revving the engine
does not increase the assist, and a check of the belt shows that it is
The reservoir has plenty of Pentosin 11, the High Pressure hose from the
pump to the rack was replaced by the previous owner, accumulator was
replaced a year ago, and the pump shows no signs of leaking.
1991 200 20v TQW indigo mica
1991 200 20v TQW titanium grey
Chelmsford, MA USA
peschulz at cisco.com
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