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It is a 2010 Ford fusion. Two days ago the power steering…

It is a 2010...

It is a 2010 Ford fusion. Two days ago the power steering light came on where the odometer is. I restarted it and it went off and ran fine. Yesterday it wouldn't start and a padlock light was on. I restarted it and it runs fine

Mechanic's Assistant: When was the fluid last checked? Have you heard any whining noises while turning the wheel?

I just bought it in December so it had a good check

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Fusion yourself? What have you tried so far?

No noises

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No I don't work on my car myself

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When it would not start would it at least crank and was the lock light flashing rapid while trying to start?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It states up just fine now with no warning lights

Do you have access to a scan tool to see if the prior events stored codes?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I don't work on it myself. Just want a diagnosis if possible

If you recall from the prior events.

When it would not start would it at least crank and was the lock light flashing rapid while trying to start?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It cranks just fine and the light went off
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It already deducted it I checked

Best I can do with the information you gave me. The battery voltage could be low, the PATS transceiver could be failing, a power steering control module sensor could be going bad.

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