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It has become harder to turn the steering wheel so I know it has to do with my power steering, but now that it is colder in the morning I hear a loud noise when i turn the wheel until the car warms up. Which parts most likely need to be replaced to correct this? 2004 Accord EX V-6 btw.

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Replace the powersteering pump,reservoir and the hose going from the reservoir to the pump. You can reuse the hose clamps. Problem solved. The pump sucks in air and makes that whinning sound.

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You may need to replace your steering fluid. dirty steering fluid can cause to make your steering wheel hard to turn.

Posted on Oct 07, 2010

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