Re: S70 Power steering pump making noise?
Stu <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Seconded. It may be worth checking for leaks - I have the same car of
> same age and it recently developed a very small leak from the pinion
> shaft - the bit where the steering column connects into the rack.
> Have a look
> down the back of the engine and see if anything looks damp. The
> system only
> hold 0.85 litres of fluid so it doesn't take a very big leak. Use ATF
> if it
> needs topping up.
Could have been bulshitted by them , but both my motor engineer and my main
dealer told me that Volvo power steering fluid is not interchangeable with
ATF and is specific to the system. Dealer topped it up for free though.
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