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6/3/13 11:57am - Original Message: 'Power steering pump spitting fluid'
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I have a friend that has a 1980 that the power steering pump has a whine and is also spitting fluid out of the top....bad pump or something else?...I'm thinking bad pump. Would control valve anything to do with it?

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6/3/13 12:52pm - Reply: 'Re: Power steering pump spitting fluid'
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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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So it spits, and whines, but....does it WORK?
If it is low on fluid, it will spit and whine, but if it is full then the pump may be bad. The control valve on the slave cylinder would not cause this.(spit & whine)

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