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    Default Power steering light on.

    Had the light come on several times on the way to work this morning. Flashed a few times and then stayed on for about 20 seconds before going off again.

    Any idea what this may be? Fluid?

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    fluid, pump motor software, dodgy connection at the pump or any of the above..

    did the steering go heavy or did it just stay as normal?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    fluid, pump motor software, dodgy connection at the pump or any of the above..

    did the steering go heavy or did it just stay as normal?
    Steering stayed normal I think. It happened on the motorway so it was difficult to tell tbh.

    By the time I left the motorway the light had gone out and PS was definiatly working ok.

    Just driven the 35 miles home and it's been fine.

    Where/how can I check the fluid level Mark?

    The car is still under warranty.

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    thats not an easy job steve.....vx in their wisdom hid it under the drvers side lights somewhere

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    thats not an easy job steve.....vx in their wisdom hid it under the drvers side lights somewhere

    Looks like it's back to the dealers then. I've only just got it back after having the front bumper sorted.

    I wonder if they did something when they took the bumper off. First time the light has ever come on when on the move.

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    it may have been too coincidental....

    to check the level you need to take the bumper off..so either way it's got to come back off for a looksee..they may have dislodged the connector

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    Cheers fellas,

    I'll let you know the outcome.

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    okey dokey..

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    dokey okey :O)

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    dopey dealer

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