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I replaced my altenator a week ago. Now my power

I replaced my altenator a week ago. Now my power steering pump is broken and my belt is squeaking bad. What is the problem?

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There are several possibilities.
1. power steering pump locked up or locking up (extremely low fluid could cause this)
2. a random pully could have locked up and caused the belt to break, resulting in a loss of power steering.

Hope this helps

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Is the power steering pump and the alternator on the same belt if so you might not have tightened up the alternator enough or the belt might not be on there right

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