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Noise when turning steering wheel

I know it is power steering pump. but after refilling w/ p/steering fluid. the fluid foams up and is forced out of container. I understand the noise, but the foaming tells me that I am 'sucking air' into the p/steering system somewhere. thoughts?

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  • solieswrench May 11, 2010

    The pump is bad and is probably aerating the oil.

  • Richard Scordino May 11, 2010

    did you empty out the system? Try turning the steering wheel all the way to the right, hold it there for about ten seconds, refill if necessary then repeat to the left. This should purge air out of the system.

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Check both hi and low pressure hoses for leaks

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