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Old 01-14-2011, 11:52 AM   #1
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My 1998 F150 is leaking power steering fluid. Question: is the squeak most likely just low power steering fluid and I simply fix the power steering pump or could it also be the tie rods that need to be replaced?
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Old 01-14-2011, 10:37 PM   #2
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Low fluid in the pump would make a moan sound. The squeak is usually suspension.
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I had this too, it was after a snow and a butt load of salt on the ground and it was still moist out a little. It just went away. Mine only did it when I was stopped and turned the steering wheel. Idk.
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ball joints are bad
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