Steering Repair

Steering Repair at Mike’s

Steering Repair in Faribault, MNKeeping your car, truck, or crossover pointed in the right direction is just as important as having the power to keep moving, but many folks allow steering repairs to wait. The roads of Faribault, Northfield, and Owatonna require responsive steering, particularly in the snowy and icy winter months, so if you feel a shimmy in your steering column or your steering becomes less responsive, it is time to bring your vehicle in for steering repairs. At Mike’s Garage, we are familiar with a variety of steering systems, and can repair and maintain them quickly and affordably.

Why Choose Mike’s Garage for your Steering Repair?

Experienced and professional technicians

Our technicians are dedicated to providing high quality steering repairs and customer service throughout your experience. They are confident, trained on systems that range from recirculating ball steering like the system found in mid-80s Mercedes-Benz vehicles, up to the state-of-the-art electronic steering systems found in the Toyota Prius.

At Mike’s Garage, we work on:

  • Hydraulic steering systems
  • Advanced Electronic steering systems

Thorough inspections for accurate diagnosis

All steering repairs start with a comprehensive inspection of the entire steering system, plus other affected systems including the wheels, tires, and suspension. We use mechanical and visual inspections, as well as test-driving your vehicle, to ensure we discover all of the faults.

Comprehensive overviews

At Mike’s Garage, we believe in providing transparency in our steering repairs. We will provide a full overview of all the problems we discovered in the course of our inspections, and our technicians will provide answers to any questions you may have about the process or findings. It will also have a clear quote for any repairs, laying out labor and parts costs.

No-Pressure Repair Recommendations

While we will always provide suggestions for your steering repairs, we will never pressure you to move forward with them. We know that the folks of Faribault and the rest of Rice County are no-nonsense, and hate high-pressure sales, as do we. We also know committing to steering repairs can make a dent in your budget. That’s why we will tell you what is vital and what isn’t, and then step away so you can decide when and how to proceed without any pressure from our staff.

Repairs Performed with Quality Parts

Using poor quality parts in steering repairs leads to failures, and further damage down the line. At Mike’s Garage, we use only high-quality OEM and aftermarket parts in our repairs, so you can be confident in the parts for miles to come.

Convenience and Benefits for our Customers

  • Digital Inspections with pictures for your viewing to provide you clear understanding of the issues with your vehicle and those results can be emailed directly to you.
  • 3 year, 36,000 mile service guarantee on all parts and labor.
  • Customer conveniences including a waiting area with free WiFi, Caribou Coffee, children’s play room, and more.
  • Available loaner cars


If you are in need of steering repair in Faribault, Minnesota and surrounding communities, or you have any other car repair needs, give us a call at Mike’s Garage or stop in. We’ll show you why we are a hometown favorite when it comes to caring for your car, truck, or SUV.