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Old 07-18-08, 08:40 PM   #1
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I recently purchased a 06 GS430. I have noticed the steering is a bit rough and I would like to check the power steering fluid, however I cannot locate the power steering fluid reservoir. Can anyone tell me where it is. Thank you!
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Old 07-18-08, 08:42 PM   #2
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The power steering in the GS430 is an Electric Power Steering unit which does not require fluid like a conventional power steering rack.
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The power steering in the GS430 is an Electric Power Steering unit which does not require fluid like a conventional power steering rack.
Is this why the steering feels like it's grinding sometimes?
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Is this why the steering feels like it's grinding sometimes?
your shouldn't be feeling any grinding.
Be on the safe side, it's under warranty so bring it in and have it looked at....won't cost you anything.

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that really low grinding noise? thats normal. I can hear it on mine when the radio is off and i turn the wheel fast at low speeds.
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Is this why the steering feels like it's grinding sometimes?
That doesn't sound normal at all. Like steviej mentioned, it's probably best to bring it in for service granted you're still under warranty.
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