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Date:         Thu, 3 Nov 2005 20:18:47 -0600
Reply-To:     Larry Alofs <lalofs@RCN.COM>
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From:         Larry Alofs <lalofs@RCN.COM>
Subject:      Re: Power Steering Pump Squeal
Comments: To: John Bange <jbange@GMAIL.COM>
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Are you sure it isn't the belt slipping?

Larry A.

John Bange wrote:

>My power steering pump screams like crazy when the wheel is turned to full >lock in either direction. Is this just the pump internals in their death >throes, or is this an indication of trouble elsewhere as well? Fluid level >is fine and there are no symptoms other than that usual high-speed metal >scrapey sound. > >-- >John Bange >'90 Vanagon - "Geldsauger" >"We'd tell a monkey how to peel a banana, if he said he was peeling one in a >Vanagon." > > >

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