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Squillinng when turning

I have a 97 Ford Thunderbird, and when I turn the wheel there is a loud squeaking sound and if I'm sitting still it still squeaks sound. What might this be? I have power steering fluid in it.

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Sounds like a loose or glazed belt.To find which one it is exactly, rub some candle wax on one belt at a time with the engine off. Start the engine and if the sound changes or goes away, that is the affected belt. Remember to stop the engine before to applying the wax and to only do one belt at a time if there is more than one belt or you won't know caused the noise.

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Squeeking sound when turning wheel and sitting there . Sounds like you could have a bad belt you can spray it with belt dressing spray and if the noise goes away you should replace belt .

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