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Odd air sucking sound on '02 Lancer ES

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Old 12-08-2008, 03:32 PM
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Default Odd air sucking sound on '02 Lancer ES

A weird sucking noise has developed on my 2002 Lancer ES. It sounds as if it is coming from the steering column, and goes away when I turn the wheel slightly in either direction. I have a feeling that it is an air sucking noise because the sound went away when my RPMs dropped to very low levels (~500) after resetting my ECU. I can hear it from the outside as well, somewhere deep in the engine bay. Any ideas?
 
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Old 12-13-2008, 09:48 AM
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Default RE: Odd air sucking sound on '02 Lancer ES

Check your p/s fluid, might be low.
 
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