Why does my truck make a screech sound when I turn the key but won't start?

Asked by Mar 27, 2017 at 09:51 AM about the 1999 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It's been taking longer to turn on these last few
days but now it makes this horrible screech sound
and won't turn on.

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Check the fluid level in the power steering, Your belt may need to be changed or the power steering pump may not be good !

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bP_ezCkSFjU

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