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2006 Mercury Monterey. Some times the steering will become

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2006 Mercury Monterey. Some times the steering will become very hard and sometimes lock up while driving. Usually only happens for a few minutes and then returns to normal.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Mercury
Expert:  cardoctor74 replied 11 months ago.

Ok this is the beginning of the power steering pump starting to fail internally has this been checked?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No. How do you check this?
Expert:  cardoctor74 replied 11 months ago.

Ok this can be done by a pressure gauge or if you here any abnormal noise from the pump when turning the wheel al the way to one side and holding it there.