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Power Steering whine when cold

HDJ

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so i've got a 2012 sv6 and its left outside overnight and when i start it in the morning the power steering whines when i turn from left to right. it goes away after its warmed up. current temps in NSW where i live are around 4-5 degrees Celsius it has only recently started. fluid is all topped up and red colored. any thoughts what could be causing it?
 

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warm up period generally is after 20-25 mins
 

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Pump would be getting flogged out.
 

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Nothing to stress about, power steering pumps generally whine as they get older and are showing signs of wear....
But at 4 or 5 degrees Celsius in the morning, let the car warm up for a little bit longer before you drive off in the morning
 

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Wouldn’t stress about it too much but they do get worse over time till eventually you have to replace the pump
 
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