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Old 06-14-2005, 00:04   #1 (permalink)
paul
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modeo 1.8 heavy steering

I recently bought a very nice mondeo 1997 with 45K miles on (correct). I
cannot fault it but to say that the steering is heavy. I have had the
tracking checked twice and it is spot on. The PAS is working but the whole
thing seems very heavy. As I have not driven another Mondeo I wonder if this
is the way they are. I have recently driven Rover 600 and large Volvos which
steered with one finger.

I would be glad of any help here before I throw cash at the problem.

Also, when should I get the timming belt replaced (expensive?)

Pete


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Old 06-14-2005, 00:07   #2 (permalink)
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Re: modeo 1.8 heavy steering

"paul" <clivion@hotmail.com> wrote in message
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>I recently bought a very nice mondeo 1997 with 45K miles on (correct). I
>cannot fault it but to say that the steering is heavy. I have had the
>tracking checked twice and it is spot on. The PAS is working but the whole
>thing seems very heavy. As I have not driven another Mondeo I wonder if
>this is the way they are. I have recently driven Rover 600 and large Volvos
>which steered with one finger.


The Rover 600 is known to have appalling light steering. The Mondeo has
feel through the steering.

> I would be glad of any help here before I throw cash at the problem.


You need to try another Mondeo.

> Also, when should I get the timming belt replaced (expensive?)


What donk?

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