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Power steering pump is whining, and fluid is foamy any ideas.

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It'll get foamy when there's air in the system, as you're likely to have with a leak or a low fluid level.

Let it settle back down to fluid, check the level, and top it off. If you're lucky, that'll get you running actual liquid again through the pump which should stop the whine for a while. If not, start by lookinf or and fixing any leak and move on from there. The steering gear doesn't like running on foam, and those puppies ain't cheap.

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Is it at the full mark? Sounds like it is low and has air in it

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