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Cadillac Recall 06026: Power Steering Hose

2006 Cadillac DTS

If this were to occur, power steering assist may be lost and increased steering effort would be required at low speeds. Also, if the power steering fluid were to contact hot engine parts, an engine compartment fire could occur.

Steering — Hydraulic Power Assist — Hose, Piping, And Connections

Summary
On certain vehicles equipped with a V8 engine, the power steering hose connectors may have been inadequately crimped which could result in a fluid leak.
Actions
Dealers will replace the power steering gear inlet hose. The recall began on March 29, 2006. Owners may contact Buick at 1-866-608-8080 or Cadillac at 1-866-982-2339.
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Date Announced
APR 05, 2006
Vehicles Affected
12,862
Cadillac Recall #
06026
NHTSA Campaign #
06V105000
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