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#1 womble68

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 05:01 PM

anyone help this morning went out to car put key in to start warning beep and display said engine malfunction and power steering  malfunction switched of tried again same thing turned of locked car then unlocked and car started  fine, half mile down road beeping started and display said engine malfunction + power steering  malfunction all lights on dash lit up, turn car of and back on started fine drove to work and home again about 15 miles been out and about again and everything is fine any ideas on this or do you think it was just a gremlin in the car lol cheers for any advice



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#2 jamesm182

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 05:03 PM

anyone help this morning went out to car put key in to start warning beep and display said engine malfunction and power steering  malfunction switched of tried again same thing turned of locked car then unlocked and car started  fine, half mile down road beeping started and display said engine malfunction + power steering  malfunction all lights on dash lit up, turn car of and back on started fine drove to work and home again about 15 miles been out and about again and everything is fine any ideas on this or do you think it was just a gremlin in the car lol cheers for any advice

 

Seems like an odd one as it's all working correctly again now. Probably best to plug a code reader in just in case to check for any fault codes. 



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Posted 07 October 2013 - 06:33 PM

If it's like the 2.0 tdci the power steering pump is hidden underneath the o/s front bumper/wing had a similar prob on my 2.0 was a corroded loose connection cleaned it up and all is ok. Worth a look

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Posted 07 October 2013 - 06:39 PM

cheers fella i'm gonna check it out tomorrow we had a lot of rain over weekend and went through a few deep puddles on the lanes round me so gonna check out connectors



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Posted 07 October 2013 - 06:51 PM

Take out the o/s headlight and you should see the pump and connectors hope you get sorted


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