EPS causes wheel to always pull left - Pontiac G6 Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 05:37 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 2
 
EPS causes wheel to always pull left

Hey everyone. I have a 06 G6 V6 (yes I'm well aware of the 666 haha) with 75000 miles on it. I received the electric power steering recall in the mail in August 2010 and took it to the local GM dealer to get it fixed last summer. After they fixed it, I noticed that the car would pull to the left. Thinking the alignment was off, i took it to Meineke to have it serviced. When they lifted the vehicle off the ground and started it, the wheel automatically turned to the left about 20 degrees. When the car was on the ground the wheel will still automatically turn to the left about 10 degrees, and it gets worse while driving. Meineke was nice enough to inform me of this and suggested that I take it back to GM. When I did, GM spent about 2 hours looking at it. They said that they checked one of their own G6's and that it did the same thing (the wheel automatically turned left when they started the vehicle). They concluded that it was normal and so they wouldn't fix it under the recall. Has anyone else encountered this issue or knows anything about it/ how to fix it? Any input would be greatly appreciated!
Gantzer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-10-2012, 09:19 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 606
 
The EPS computer needs reprogramming. Someone had there's reprogrammed and it stopped pulling left.
slls is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-10-2012, 11:04 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 2
 
Would that be covered under the EPS recall?
Gantzer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-11-2012, 09:05 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 606
 
Should be ,they worked on the unit. If no satisfaction from dealer call Pontiac customer service.
slls is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Pontiac G6 Forum > Technical Discussion & Modifications > Problems and Solutions > Steering Lockup Issues & Discussion

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Pontiac G6 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
First problem: Left-front wheel screams like a Banshee! Hulkophile Problems and Solutions 15 06-24-2010 11:11 AM
everytime i pull off.. mrmagnificentncg6gt Handle It! - Suspension, Wheel and Tire Modifications 1 02-17-2010 08:27 PM
HID Lights? Legal Or Pull Me Over Now? mrdell12345 General Maintenance 5 01-19-2010 08:26 PM
On Quick Takeoff, Steering Wheel Pulls Left paulysanman Problems and Solutions 9 12-09-2008 02:58 PM
1st pull over in more than 3 years... TheMonk G6 Buyer's Guide/General Information 2 06-13-2005 04:23 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome