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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by djb83, Feb 21, 2010.

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    [Feb 21, 2010]
    right here goes last week my power steering rack went and died on me so got a new 1 so i got the car back £33o later and now it's making a squeeling noise mabye the pump has ran dry so i think i'm on the lookout for a power steering pump any 1 got 1 spare for cheap cheap lol
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    [Feb 21, 2010]
    Whats the fluid level like? noisy power steering is normally down to low fluid levels...

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    fluid is full tuffty they put new fluid in when they changed the rack so thats why am thinking pump maybye ?
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    [Feb 21, 2010]
    I had mine replaced recently, and the pump was making a whine for about 5-10 minutes afterwards because all the fluid hadn't circulated properly, but it's all fine now. Check your fluid level and top up if necessary.
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    [Feb 22, 2010]
    checked the fluid after running for a while and its full tho it was frothy !!!!! dont think its supposed to be more moneys going on the ess3 me thinks :motz:
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