power steering pump squeeling and smoking,hard to steer


Asked by Oct 27, 2013 at 12:49 PM about the 2001 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

using uppower steering fluid

1 Answer


replace pump, it's had it. They do not last forever. - if pump is dry of fluid, check for leak.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1987 f150 steering peoblem 1 answer

    87 f150 power steering turns hard to the right but easy to the left. belts, fluid and linkages are all ok. It's a 6 cyl. and a standard gear box. I jacked it up with the wheels off the ground and it...

    1987 Ford F-150 STD Standard Cab LB


    Maintenance & Repair

  • STEERING PROBLEM 5 answers

    When I drive my truck you have to constantly put in steering inputs to the steering wheel. The truck has to be constantly steered (kinda like point and shoot). When you go around a corner the steeri...

    1994 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD Extended Cab LB


    Maintenance & Repair

  • Where is the power steering reservoir on a 1986 ford 150? 1 answer

    1986 Ford F-150


    Maintenance & Repair

  • My Steering Wheel Stick When I Turn 2 answers

    Hey my ford f150 1985 4x4 steering wheel sticks when I try to turn while driving slowly. I have to force to in order to turn. What do I do and what is the problem.

    1985 Ford F-150 STD Standard Cab 4WD LB


    Maintenance & Repair

  • My car shakes and is hard to steer. 2 answers

    My steering wheel shakes and is very hard to steer when I am driving.

    2006 Ford Five Hundred


    Maintenance & Repair

Search Ford F-150 Questions

Ford F-150 Experts

#1 OJ
Reputation 5,980
#2 dandyoun
Reputation 3,880
#3 tennisshoes
Reputation 2,280
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
2,381 Great Deals out of 143,344 listings starting at $1,195
Used GMC Sierra 1500"
1,032 Great Deals out of 55,960 listings starting at $2,400
Used Dodge Ram 1500"
539 Great Deals out of 13,899 listings starting at $995
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty"
455 Great Deals out of 42,761 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Tundra"
648 Great Deals out of 26,383 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota Tacoma"
632 Great Deals out of 30,001 listings starting at $2,850
Used Ford Mustang"
724 Great Deals out of 41,223 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Ranger"
252 Great Deals out of 7,808 listings starting at $988
Used Ford Explorer"
1,333 Great Deals out of 71,185 listings starting at $985
Used Chevrolet Tahoe"
1,040 Great Deals out of 36,534 listings starting at $1,695
Used Nissan Frontier"
465 Great Deals out of 20,641 listings starting at $2,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
5,186 listings starting at $17,015
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
149 Great Deals out of 138,729 listings starting at $16,985
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
229 Great Deals out of 9,041 listings starting at $19,993
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
501 Great Deals out of 10,875 listings starting at $10,450
2013 Ford F-150 For Sale
664 Great Deals out of 14,689 listings starting at $7,727