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Yes, it may also need Power Steering fluid. You need someone that is a shade tree mechanic to check it out. Yes, it may also need power steering fluid. You need someone that is a shade tree mechanic to check it out.

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Q: Is the power-steering pump going bad on a 1999 Chevy Mailbu when it makes a grinding noise as you turn the wheel?
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