Top Mechanics For Power Steering Repair & Replacements in Leicester
Garage serving Leicester, 23 years of experience
I have 23 years of experience in the mechanics industry. After leaving the Royal Engineers I started my mobile mechanic business, originally in Derby. After 7 years, I decided to move to Australia. While t...
COLIN, Nottingham • 13th March 2018
Mobile mechanic serving Leicester, 10 years of experience
Hi I’m Michal. I've been doing cars for about 10 years specifically for Vehicle Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Technician last 2.5 years. Had lots of training in recent VW group technology so that’...
Mobile mechanic in Birmingham, 20 years of experience
I began my career with Formula 1 Auto Centres as a tyre & exhaust fitter for around 1 year. I wanted to gain my proper qualifications so I studied at college to gain my NVQ Level 2 and 3 and subsequently I...
He wasnt able to complete my power steering pump as the union pipe had corroded and needed a new one but that's not his fault and hes arranged to give me a further quote on getting that done. So price wise and communication I'd recommend click mechanic.”
STEPHEN, Coventry • 16th February 2020
Vauxhall Vivaro • Power steering pump replacement
Garage in Stevenage , 20 years of experience
I began my mechanical career with Peugeot/Citroen where I completed my full apprenticeship and spent 4 years there. I moved to work with Renault for around 3 years before moving to VW/Audi for 4 years. I rel...
I have no hesitation in recommending Jason to anyone requiring a mechanic.”
KARRYN, Huntingdon • 7th July 2022
Garage in Telford Shropshire, 20 years of experience
I have worked at a Motorsport garage for 15 years our mechanics have experience with your average day cars also high performance vehicles.we have mot testers that have 10 years + experience. At our station w...
ALEX, TELFORD • 13th October 2021
Ford Focus • Additional work following previous booking
Garage in Aylesbury , 20 years of experience
We are a small family run business and understand how important it is for you to have a safe vehicle for you to travel to work, school and for personal reasons. We can come to you at home or work at a time ...
NEIL, AYLESBURY • 20th March 2021
Ford Focus • Power steering pump replacement
Garage in Wrexham, 25 years of experience
AVS are the on-site servicing and repair experts, we are main dealer trained technicians to ensure quality of work , we come to you at home or work, Avs will protect your warranty by using genuine parts and...
SEAN, STOKE-ON-TRENT • 10th November 2020
Mobile mechanic in Lowestoft , 30 years of experience
I began my career in Chadwell Heath at a garage called High road Station which is where I completed my apprenticeship. I was with the business for around 6 years, I moved to Wallinghurst Garage in Billericay...
DAN, Milton Keynes • 21st November 2016
Vauxhall/Opel Frontera-A • Power steering high pressure hose replacement
Mobile mechanic in Swadlincote, 23 years of experience
I completed my apprenticeship at an independent garage in nottinghamshire and spent 4 great years here from 2001-2005 learning my trade and very quickly i was carrying out work varying from general servicing...
Garage in Leicester, 25 years of experience
I worked at vnr motorsport bmw specialist and then I ran my own garage and now there is a mobile mechanic
Garage in Leicester, 15 years of experience
At J.J. Auto Repair we always aim to be helpful and friendly. We offer a range of services including, Mobile mechanic, Diagnostics, Full service, Multimedia system fitting, and more...
Garage in Leicester, 12 years of experience
ONYX AUTO CARE are typically renowned for car sales but that is not all! We also do many repairs for customers and get them back on the road as well with our qualified team. We offer a 2 ramp workshop cover...
DAWID, LEICESTER • 9th March 2023
Toyota Auris • Diagnostic Inspection
Garage in Leicester, 25 years of experience
Hi and Welcome to East Midlands Auto - Highly sought after 'Approved Service & Repair Centre' Renowned for for high Customer Service throughout the car Industry. Offering Main Dealer Service - Not Main Dea...
JENNIFER, LEICESTER • 9th February 2023
Nissan Pixo • Wheel bearing replacement - front (driver side)
Garage in Leicester, 14 years of experience
Hi, my name is Krishan Jogia CAE AMIMI and I am the owner of Jogia Services. I have over 14 years experience of working in the motor trade. I am a qualified MOT Tester and Technician. I started working...
KAKRA, LEICESTER • 30th August 2021
Garage in Leicester, 4 years of experience
We are Based at Clarendone Business Par in Leicester just 5 minutes drive from the city centre. We operate a 2 ramp workshop. Our team of 4 skilled Mechanics have many years experience in a wide variety of r...
STEPHEN, Leicester • 14th December 2019
Frequently asked questions about power steering repair & replacements in Leicester
Read our answers to questions about power steering repair costs, symptoms and more.
What does a power steering pump replacement in Leicester involve?
Whilst there are variations between manufacturers, the basics are pretty similar.
The mechanic will;
- Check the operation of the power steering pump if it needs to be replaced
- Undo the power steering pipe unions attached to the pump
- Drain the power steering fluid from the pump
- Remove the power steering pump and replace it with the new unit
- Put everything back together
- Refill the PAS fluid and bleed the system
- Start the car and test the steering
What are the symptoms of faulty power steering pump?
- When power steering fluid is leaking from the pump unit.
- The steering wheel is heavier to turn than normal.
- When there is a squeaking or grinding noise from the unit when turning the wheel.
How long will a power steering repair take in Leicester?
On average, power steering repair times can range from 1 to over 2 hours with an average of 1.2 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
Is faulty power steering an MOT failure?
Yes, faulty power steering will normally result in an MOT failure. Since steering is a safety critical component, the MOT tester will inspect it for insecure placement, fractures, misalignment, leaks and even lack of power steering fluid.
Is a power steering pump expensive to replace?
A power steering pump replacement can range from £200-£700 to replace depending on the make and model of the vehicle. The exact price will depend on the level of work required and parts needed to fix the problem.
How much does it cost to replace the power steering pump in Leicester?
The cost to replace the power steering pump ranges from £200-£700. This price can change depending on the parts required for a specific make and model as well as labour rates of the area.
How much does it cost to replace a power steering rack in Leicester?
The cost to replace a power steering rack is on average about £700 to £900 including labour costs in the UK. The exact price depends on the make and model of the car, if it's an electric or hydraulic steering rack, as well as local labour costs.
How long does it take to replace a power steering hose?
It can take about 1-2 hours to replace a power steering hose, but can be longer if there additional repair needed with other associated car parts.
What are the symptoms of a bad steering rack?
The symptoms of a bad steering rack include:
- A loose steering wheel
- Steering wheel shakes
- A squeaking noise when turning the wheel
- Burning oil smell
- A feeling of resistance when turning the wheel
- Unstability on motorway or at higher speeds
Can Leicester garages offer home collection and delivery for power steering repair?
Yes, many garages in Leicester are able to offer collection and delivery for a power steering repair. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a power steering repair in Leicester.
Can Leicester mobile mechanics do power steering repair at my home or office?
Yes, Leicester mobile mechanics can do a power steering repair at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a power steering repair cost in Leicester?
The average cost of a power steering repair in Leicester varies between £377 and £514, depending on your car's make and model. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.
These estimates may include PAS fluid (top-up), Power steering pump, Power steering pump and/or Power steering high pressure hose. We have quotes for the top 48 manufacturers.
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- Mitsubishi Fuso
- Ford US
- Great Wall
- Aston Martin
- London Taxi's International
Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a power steering repair, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.
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Mechanics in and around Leicester
- Alex Motors LTD, Burton-On-Trent
- Carillon Services, Leicestershire
- Dh Autos, Leicester
- Jogia Services, Leicester
- K5, Nailstone
- Lbm Mobile Mechanics, Swadlincote
- Mobile Mechanic, Whitwick
- ONYX AUTO CARE LTD, Leicester
- Parkland Services, Costock
- TBR, Ashby-De-La-Zouch
- TTF Commercial Services, Loughborough
- The Motor Medics (Midlands) Ltd, Stanton-Under-Bardon
Recent Power Steering repair quotes in Leicester
These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.