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1997 Chevrolet Astro Question: why does the power steering belt keep breaking

 

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queen1040, Anaheim, CA, March 15, 2012, 14:10
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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, March 15, 2012, 23:15
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    Either the pump is misaligned or the pump intermittently is seizing. The pattern of belt failure should tell you which. It the belt "burned" or is the sides of the belt frayed due to mis-alignment.

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