BATTERY

1998 Ford Taurus

Tiny

pixeywater

October, 28, 2008 AT 8:49 AM

1998 Ford Taurus 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 74000 miles

Why would my battery light come on and I lose power steering in wet weater but only for a few seconds at a time?

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Tiny

BMRFIXIT

October, 29, 2008 AT 6:27 AM

Check belt and tensioner The belt that runs your power steering and your alternator (for charging the battery) is slipping when it gets wet. You need to have your serpentine belt and tensionor pulley checked / replaced.

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