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My car has a whining noise in the power steering and sometimes gets extremely loud. We checked to see if it needed powering steering fluid and it was full. Could the power steering be going out and is this covered under any warranties?

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Sounds like your power steering belt is slipping and you need to replace it. It probably gets louder when you turn the wheel at slower speeds. Good luck and thanks for using FixYa!

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This noise is caused by a defective power steering pump, it is only covered if u have an extended warranty that covers other than the "powertrain" powertrain covered parts are engine, transmission and differential.

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