Complaint Number: 10471549 Incident Date: July 2, 2012 Date Added to File: August 20, 2012 Description of the Complaint: While driving the power steering failed. Once overheated you no longer have power steering making the car difficult to drive. If it's got wheels, treads, floats, flies, or has an engine you're good to go. First problem was my locking mechanism on drivers side would not work. Complaint Number: 10519682 Incident Date: June 13, 2012 Date Added to File: June 13, 2013 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 chevrolet hhr. The approximate failure mileage was 48,000.
All you have to do is google chevrolet hhr power steering problems. Complaint Number: 10663894 Incident Date: October 9, 2013 Date Added to File: February 11, 2015 Description of the Complaint: 2009 chevrolet hhr. Power steering was not repaired, as requested by vehicle owner, until a conclusive diagnostic service can be done. I stopped in the middle of the lane and turned the car off. I thought it was one whole unit. The approximate failure and current mileage was 66,686. We're not super strict here, but for most of our posts we follow a question-response format.
The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the power steering motor needed to be replaced. The vehicle was taken to the dealer who informed the contact that they were able to repair the vehicle; however, the diagnostic results were not provided. Believe me when I say, had I been one of those unfortunate victims, my family would be one of those seeking damages against gm. The contact stated that the power steering failed and the steering wheel became hard to turn. The approximate failure mileage was 61,000. While driving 5 mph out of the driveway, the steering lost power without warning.
Restarted vehicle and power steering resumed working. Remember the golden rule: If you have nothing nice to say, don't say anything at all. The power steering warning indicator illuminated. When parts are available, owners will be mailed a second letter to come in to have the applicable bulletin applied. Complaint Number: 10455622 Incident Date: April 15, 2012 Date Added to File: April 18, 2012 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 chevrolet hhr. I am concerned that I could be involved in a accident because of this issue.
Complaint Number: 10370555 Incident Date: December 13, 2010 Date Added to File: December 14, 2010 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 chevrolet hhr. I also never received a recall notice a year ago or I would have had this done then. The vehicle was taken back to the authorized dealer and repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 60,000 and the current mileage was 100,000. Complaint Number: 10840265 Incident Date: May 16, 2015 Date Added to File: March 7, 2016 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2009 chevrolet hhr. I would expect to be reimbursed. Complaint Number: 10632372 Incident Date: September 9, 2014 Date Added to File: September 11, 2014 Description of the Complaint: I was making a left hand turn when my power steering suddenly stopped working.
Complaint Number: 10596038 Incident Date: February 16, 2014 Date Added to File: June 4, 2014 Description of the Complaint: The power steering stopped working while driving and still does not work. But it still needs zero position set or else the electronic steering feel will be messed up. The recall began on April 18, 2014. . While driving approximately 10 mph and making a turn, the contact heard a loud scraping noise coming from the steering column. Since that day the same thing has happened daily and happens within seconds of turning on the car. My husband was driving and that is the only reason we didn't have an accident.
I reset it by turning the ignition key off and restarting the car. Select one of the options below to filter by 'Solved' or 'Unsolved' posts. They said warranty was off. The approximate failure mileage was 140,000. Chevrolet will not replace the component under the extended warranty that was purchased from them, yet they will replace it on a chevy cobalt. Told me it was no longer under warranty. However, please observe rule 1 when asking for a second opinion.
Started car up again and the power steering worked. Bulletin 14118 covers model year 2008 Chevrolet Malibu, Pontiac G6 and Saturn Aura built from October 1, 2007, through January 31, 2008. I just blew mine up I think. The technician diagnosed that the power steering motor and steering column needed to be replaced. Complaint Number: 10575723 Incident Date: July 23, 2013 Date Added to File: March 30, 2014 Description of the Complaint: While driving along and trying to merge onto a parkway entrance I heard a warning tone and my driver information center power steering.