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  1. Whining noise on startup and idle

    Engine Performance
    2007 6MT ~95k....had just finished installing new LED lights on front end, and started it up and noticed a faint but definitely audible whining sound coming from the front of the engine bay, also audible in the cab while idling and driving at low speeds. Not sure if this has anything to do with...
  2. Hard to turn steering

    Suspension / Steering Tech
    I almost replaced the Power Steering pump on our 2007 FJ but first I tried unweighting the front end to make sure that was the problem. When it still turned hard with the front end off the ground, I started working on freeing up the Universal joint at the rack and pinion, which had seized up. I...
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