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Not sure but sounds like a weak pulley or wrong belt did ya try checking the tension on the belt your self to see if it is enough??....shops are not alway right...
Posted on Nov 26, 2013
Sounds like you need a power steering pump
Posted on Nov 26, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Try removing the belt and turning each pulley by hand. If everything is smooth and free, with the belt still off, drive down the block once and see if the noise is there (this will eliminate all rotating accessories on the front). If you hear the noise, then there is a problem deeper inside. Oil pressure is good? Dont' forget when doing this, you will have no power steering, so be careful.
Posted on Jan 17, 2009
SOURCE: Squealing fan belt.
New belts tend to stretch after a week or two.Simply retighten the belt now that it has settled in & it will be fine.Was it the alternator belt?That is the most common one to sqeal after replacement.Hope this helps you.
Posted on Mar 28, 2009
Squeal belts usually mean not enough tension. I have had problem with persistance squeling in the past, the problem turn out to be cheap aftermarket belt that keep stretching and wouldn't maintain proper tension, putting brake fluid or any kind of oily liquid on your belt will make it worst not better.
Posted on Apr 21, 2009
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Fig. Fig. 17: ... remove the belt from around one of the pulleys to remove the belt
WARNING Use caution when removing or installing the belt and make sure the tool does not slip from the drive belt tensioner or personal injury or damage to the belt tensioner and the belt may occur.
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