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Grinding noise when truning wheel on 2003 windstar

Can you please tell me why i hear this grinding type sound when turing the wheel on a 2003 windstar? The power steering fluid is full (a little pink - but full).

Also, why would it stall out when driving and sometimes ideling iin park? I just changed the plugs and wires thinking that would help. but no luck. I have 85k miles on it and am the original owner.

Many Thanks!
George
stpierre6@wowway.com

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  • stpierre6 Aug 05, 2008

    Well, i took the van in and after the repair shop flushed the power stearing fluid and replaced it with new fluid the grinding noise stopped. As for the second problem, it would not stall out on the mechanic but i remember filling up at a bp gas station somewhere in penn. and as i am just about to top off, i read a sign on the gas pump that said, "this gas may or may not contain ethenol". I now believe the stalling was related to a full tank of bad gas.



    Thanks for the help anyway.

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Grinding noise probaly cv joints have you changed fuel fitler with tune up

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