[–]CJM8515Grease Monkey 0 points1 point2 points 5 years ago (0 children). Rendered by PID 1974 on r2-app-059a06bfaca82919a at 2020-12-31 20:52:17.683031+00:00 running c709bd6 country code: GB. dashboard was 'bout dead. Few beers after being elbow deep in a jeep. Sidewall question, is this too much damage? Worst case have it scanned, not at the dealer unless you wanna pay through the nose. It came out drawing 170 when it needed to draw 600 (I dont know what unit of measurement they said when saying this to me). After a battery reset i would advise the following additional procedure.After body repairs to my car some years ago the bodyshop did NOT apply this to my car.Result being Gearbox fault-limp mode,NO dsc.Jaguar cars specify in their PDI instructions to dealers that when connecting the new battery the following procedure MUST be carried out.Ignition switched to On position engine NOT … 6) Mark Solved. Linking to outside content is not allowed, unless it's germane to the discussion. * /r/Bigroad So after the dead battery fiasco, I had my battery tested. This is a zero tolerance policy. They have it diagnosed the next day and tell me they ordered an entire new steering column for my car, problem is it won't be in for a week. You won't need a power steering pump i don't think, and an alternator will probably be cheaper anyway. It is not obvious to me where that pooped off of. Sharing personal information, or specifics on /r/MechanicAdvice is not allowed. The same goes for assuming that a shop is trying to "rip you off." and join one of thousands of communities. Again. This isnt the place to post youtube videos or advertisements-they will be removed and the user possibly banned, Showing off w/out a question goes in r/justrolledintotheshop legal/insurance questions go in r/legaladvice or r/insurance. 5) Spam/Self-Promotion/Improper Linking/advertisements. Am I required to pay for work never requested? /r/MechanicAdvice is a sub for mechanical questions. * /r/Autobody I just had CAA replace my battery for me. WORST CASE SCENARIO does anyone know how to remove this oil filter from my subaru. It may be much harder to steer and control the vehicle. Understand that the assistance you receive is ADVICE ONLY and is given with the understanding that the giver assumes no liability for any damages that occur as a direct or indirect result. [–]ATXSANCHEZ[] 1 point2 points3 points 5 years ago (0 children). Power steering systems have both mechanical and hydraulic components, and are not electrical. .... then had to go to VW dealership. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Ive had it happen changing the battery before, driving it on the highway (straight) fixed it. When I start the car, my (yellow)power steering light is now on. 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