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BURNING SMELL FROM ENGINE, CAR WONT TURN, WYNING OF POWER STEERING BELTS, NO OIL IN CAR MAINTANCE OF THE BELTS, MAYBE THE TIMING BELT MY BE BURNT OUT

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The whinng noise is due to p/steering pump cavitation eg. low oil, air in oil due to pump being worn out.

Check belt tension.

Nothing to do with timing belt.
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Posted on Feb 15, 2012

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