Top Mechanics For Subaru Power Steering Repair & Replacements
Garage in Falkirk, 8 years of experience
Self employed mechanic for the past 3 years covering central Scotland. All work accepted
DAVID • 28th March 2023
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Mobile mechanic in Hull, 18 years of experience
18 Years Experience Ford Master Technician Ford High Voltage Training Love what I do.
LINDA • 28th March 2023
Garage in Leicestershire , 21 years of experience
Mot tester/ mechanic with over 21 years experience own tools diagnostics equipment recovery truck. Love what I do, passionate.
CAROL • 28th March 2023
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Mobile mechanic in Westerham, 7 years of experience
Worked in a independent garage in Lewisham. Briefly at Kwik Fit. Ford main Dealership 3 years. Range Rover main dealer 2-3 months.
RONALDO • 28th March 2023
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Garage in Glasgow , 19 years of experience
Started my career at the main dealership working on Peugeot/Citroen with my NVQ level 3 in light vehicle maintenance and repair which I completed then moved my way through the ranks to master technician leve...
Garage in Edinburgh, 12 years of experience
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MARK • 28th March 2023
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Mobile mechanic in Bury, 9 years of experience
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Garage in Chesham, 7 years of experience
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Garage in Basingstoke, 16 years of experience
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Garage in Middlesex, 13 years of experience
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Garage in Enfield, 30 years of experience
We provide MOT tests, servicing and car repairs on all makes and models in Enfield and surrounding areas. Catering for customers in Enfield, Cheshunt, Barnet and Southgate, we offer quality car servicing and...
THALIA • 28th March 2023
Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage in Belfast Bt118ff , 17 years of experience
Worked in motor industry for 17 years, have both dealership and independent garage experience. Specialise in Peugeot and Citroens. Can work at cars, small vans and motorcycles
STEPHEN • 28th March 2023
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Mobile mechanic in Blackburn, 30 years of experience
A Dixon Autos is a mobile vehicle maintenance and enhancement company owned and run by Tony Dixon. Tony has worked in the motor trade ever since leaving school, and in 30 years he’s amassed a broad range ...
JESSICA • 28th March 2023
Peugeot 207 • Diagnostic Inspection
Garage in West Sussex, 53 years of experience
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ISHTIAQ • 28th March 2023
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Garage in Moreton, 9 years of experience
Worked in many garages and to different targets and speeds my overall goals are customer services and customer satisfaction all work carried out to a high standard.
DANIEL • 28th March 2023
Vauxhall Astra • Brake pads replacement - rear (all)
Frequently asked questions about Subaru power steering repair & replacements
Read our answers to questions about power steering repair costs, symptoms and more.
What does a power steering pump replacement on my Subaru 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 a faulty Subaru 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 on my Subaru?
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.
How often should I replace the power steering pump on my Subaru?
The power steering pump will most likely not require replacing during the lifetime of a vehicle. Whilst it is a unit that is in constant use, they are relatively robust parts. As the unit is fundamental to having control of a vehicle, especially at low speeds, its operation is critical and therefore as soon as it has been confirmed that the pump needs to be replaced it needs to be done.
Is a power steering pump expensive to replace on Subaru?
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 on Subaru?
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.
Can Subaru power steering lines be repaired?
It is recommended power steering fluid line or pipe are replaced, it is often easier and less expensive to simply replace the entire line than to carry out an inadequate (and potentially dangerous) repair. Also, it should be worth noting that a power steering fluid line repair is often a temporary fix and will need to be replaced at some point in the future anyway.
How much does it cost to replace a power steering rack on Subaru?
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 on my Subaru?
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 Subaru 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
What causes Subaru electric power steering failure?
Causes of electric power steering failure include:
- Loss of power to the system
- A problem with the steering rack or motor
- A failure of the electronic control unit
Can Subaru power steering racks be repaired?
Yes, a steering rack can be repaired but it is often cheaper to replace the part. Sometimes the mechanic will suggest replacing just a part of the steering rack when the damage is minimal and can be repaired easily.
Can local garages offer home collection and delivery for Subaru power steering repair?
Yes, many local garages are able to offer collection and delivery for a power steering repair on your Subaru. 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 on your Subaru.
Can mobile mechanics do Subaru power steering repair at my home or office?
Yes, mobile mechanics can do a power steering repair at your home or office on your Subaru, 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 Subaru power steering repair cost?
The cost for a Subaru power steering repair depends on the model of your Subaru. See the averages for different models below. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.
These estimates may include PAS fluid (top-up), Power steering pump and/or Power steering high pressure hose. We have quotes for 4 model ranges for Subaru , Power Steering Repair.
|Subaru Forester||£487||Get exact price|
|Subaru Impreza||£419||Get exact price|
|Subaru Legacy||£462||Get exact price|
|Subaru Outback||£589||Get exact price|
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- Subaru Justy
- Subaru Trezia
- Subaru XV
- Subaru Ignis
- Subaru WRX
- Subaru Tribeca
- Subaru BRZ
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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