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1990 BMW 535i Question: POWER STEERING GROWLS/ 1985 BMW

 

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bhauser, Happy Valley, OR, August 09, 2010, 13:23
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How do you FLUSH OUT the POWER STEERING PUMP/SYSTEM?
Also,the amber ANTI-LOCK dash lite for the ABS brakes comes on after 5 MPH.I cleaned the wheel speed sensors etc. but it still comes on. Thank You!

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    August 11, 2010, 05:09
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    The growl is most likely due to low or no power steer fluid. If the noise is still there with the fluid level correct, system bled by turning the wheels lock to lock, pump replacement normally follows.

    The dash light can be many things, most likely a faulty sensor or asc/abs control unit

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