Question about 2006 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

I have a 2006 Chev Impala and was told my power steering fluid was low. Can I buy my own fluid and add more myself or does it have to be flushed first and add all new fluid?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 78 Answers

You can add it yourself it should be labeled on the cap brake fluid and it should even tell you what kind of brake fluid. then there should be a dip stick on the cap use that to make sure you dont put to much in

Posted on Apr 14, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya

6ya staff

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Where do I add power steering fluid?


Maria, Link below explains where to add fluid. not your exact car but should be close. Look for a cap with picture of steering wheel or clearly marked steering fluid.
PRESS THE HELPFUL BUTTON and follow me on fixya for more info.

Follow These Steps to Add Power Steering Fluid to Chevrolet Impala 2006...

Follow These Steps to Add Power Steering Fluid to Buick Lucerne 2006 2011...

2009 Chevy HHR power steering problem

POWER STEERING HHR 06 PROB
PRESS THE HELPFUL BUTTON and follow me on fixya for more info.

Feb 10, 2016 | 2007 Chevrolet HHR

3 Answers

Power steering pump is making noise and it's harder to turn than usual. Is the pump bad? It was 24 degrees below zero yesterday and today.


You'd move slow in that kind of temperature too! Did you check the fluid level? Could be belt is not tight enough and sliping on the pully.

Feb 28, 2015 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

There was a call back on the power steering hose on my 2006 chev impala lt a couple of weeks later while getting the oil changed i'm told that there is a leak from the oil filter housing and from the...


depends on if you got the extended package and what your dealer offered at the time of purchase, But I would certainly check with the dealer, about that leak, but I doubt the power steering hose problem added to that

Jun 30, 2011 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

My power steering is bad when I'm trying to park Or when the rpm's are under 1000 if I'm in park or neutral and I step on the gas and go over 1000 rpms the steering is normal like it should be... Also...


These is a sign that the power steering pump is not producing enough power and it requires the rpms to be high to produce enough power. the first thing u should do is to check the level of the power steering fluid and level it out if its low. if the problem persist then the power steering pump or its components like the belts may be faulty and you may need a technician to check it out. thank you!

Mar 09, 2011 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

2 Answers

Steering makes noise.what is causing this?


check power steering fluid level, most common reason for noise.

Feb 25, 2011 | 2008 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

2006 Chev Impala; how much too replace power steering pump


It depends on who your going to have do the actual labor, and if your going to buy a new pump or a used pump from a salvage yard. It also depends on the actual part you'll need. (you can find reasonable parts online here using there catalog)

http://www.rockauto.com/catalog/raframecatalog.php

Mar 18, 2010 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

I am having intermittent problems with the power steering on my 2005 Chev. Impala. My mechanic has tried without success to pinpoint the problem. The steering will lock up for a few minutes, then it will...


GM has announced a recall for the Impala and Malibu for the power steering, please contact your local dealer and they should take care of the problem for you.

Mar 17, 2010 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Do it yourself brake and power steering fluid flushing/change


As you are bleeding the brakes, start w/the furthest line (right rear), have someone add fluid at the same time. Do right rear, left rear, right front, left front until the fluid runs clear. Power steering, disconnect the low pressure hose to drain the canister. Refill with fluid. Repeat procedure, until fluid is clean.

Feb 05, 2009 | 2006 Honda Odyssey

3 Answers

Easiest way to add power stearing fluid to a 2001 chevy impala v6 ??


Locate the cap to the power steering fluid reservoir
bc25493.jpg Remove cap and fill reservoir with GM Power Steering Fluid (P/N 89021184) or any fluid a knowledgeable parts department says is compatible. It may not look like much but there are a few dozen steering fluids available out there and lots of systems aren't compatible with many of them (wrong fluid will disintegrate seals, pumps, etc...)

Sep 14, 2008 | 2004 Chevrolet Impala

Not finding what you are looking for?
2006 Chevrolet Impala Logo

168 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

85206 Answers

Jonah Oneal

Level 3 Expert

14092 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22484 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...