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2007 Honda Ridgeline whining power steering

Power steering is making a loud winning noise. What needs done and how much will it cost?

If you can’t fix it then you will just have to get estimates and choose one. Your location matters and the shop you use also makes a difference . Of course the first thing to do is check the fluid level unless you have electric power steering.

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And, I hope that nobody added the wrong fluid to the PS reservoir. I know that, years ago, Hondas required a different fluid than other makes for their power steering, just as they do with their transmissions. Does that still hold true for the PS on a 2007 model?

While changing the fluid might help, this problem is generally the o rings on the lines where they connect to the pump. This is a common problem for your generation Pilot/Ridgeline/Odyssey.