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Abbotts Auto Care: Saving Ford Falcons from Noisy Power Steering Pumps

Hey there, car aficionados! We're delving into a classic issue that has plagued many Ford Falcon AU, BA, and BF owners – a noisy power steering pump with low oil levels. But don't worry, because Abbotts Auto Care is here to guide you through the solution while reinforcing the significance of regular vehicle servicing.

The Telltale Signs: Unraveling the Mystery

Picture this: you're cruising along in your trusty Ford Falcon, enjoying the ride, when suddenly you hear an unpleasant noise – a noisy power steering pump. To make matters worse, you discover a mysterious red power steering oil leak under the driver's feet area. What on earth could be the problem?

Abbotts to the Rescue: Solving the Power Steering Puzzle

When a Ford Falcon suffering from a noisy power steering pump found its way to Abbotts Auto Care, our dedicated team sprang into action. The vehicle was lifted on a hoist, and the area beneath it was meticulously cleaned to unveil the source of the problem.

The team ran the vehicle on the hoist, turning the steering from lock to lock multiple times. During this process, they spotted the telltale sign of a power steering oil leak emanating from the pressure switch on the steering rack.

The Perfect Fix: Precision and Genuine Parts

In true Abbotts fashion, they left no room for compromise when it came to the solution. The faulty pressure switch was promptly replaced with a genuine Ford unit. After a thorough cleanup and a successful test drive, the noisy power steering pump was silenced, and the oil leak was history.

The Bigger Picture: Prioritizing Regular Servicing

Beyond resolving a noisy power steering pump issue, this story underscores the importance of regular vehicle servicing. When you keep up with your vehicle's maintenance, you're far less likely to encounter unexpected problems like this one.

Regular Servicing: Your Vehicle's Best Friend

Car maintenance shouldn't be viewed as a chore, but as an investment in your vehicle's health and longevity. Abbotts Auto Care urges all vehicle owners, especially Ford Falcon drivers, to embrace regular servicing. By doing so, you'll not only prevent problems but ensure that your ride remains as smooth and silent as it was meant to be.

Drive Smooth, Drive Happy

So, fellow Falcon enthusiasts, keep those engines humming and those steering pumps silent. Drive on, stay proactive, and remember – regular servicing will save you money while keeping your Ford Falcon in top form!