2007 Mazda 2 1.2
Loud noise when steering

Avatar
king2
Driver
2 points

Problem added: Nov 6, 2013 (6 years ago)
My Sisters mazda 2 has just started making a loud noise when the steering wheel is turned. The power steering seems to be working fine. please see video

www.4shared.com/video/nAjkvTNy/MOV00107.html

Car details
Car: Mazda 2
Variant: 1.2
Model Year: 2007
Category: Leaks & Noises
Replies and Fixes
Avatar
whittingehame
Legend
14,861 points

Nov 6, 2013 (6 years ago)
Sure it's not the alternator making the noise ?
Avatar
king2
Driver
2 points

Nov 6, 2013 (6 years ago)
well the noise is only present when the steering wheel is turned so I presumed it was the power steering
Avatar
whittingehame
Legend
14,861 points

Nov 6, 2013 (6 years ago)
You may well be right , could try loading the alternator by putting on heater . headlights , heated rear window and see if it affects noise .Sounds like pump noise .
Post a reply
Please login to reply.
Planning on fixing a problem yourself?

If you need parts to do the job head over to Euro Car Parts to find the parts you need.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Having a problem with your Mazda 2?

Tell us about your 2 problem

AutoInsider AI Robot picture

You might find these links helpful in solving this problem.
AIBot

Helpful Links
Recalls
Click to see a list of Mazda 2 Recalls
More Problems
See more Mazda 2 Problems
Parts mentioned on this page
News & Updates
Need an MOT after lockdown?
Find your nearest MOT Test Centre

Volvo Seat Belt Recall
Affects S60CC, V60CC, S60, XC60, V60, XC70, V70 and S80

AutoInsider recall database updated
Recent recalls for Volvo, Audi and Porsche

Find your nearest
Diagnostics App

Identify problem parts

Try it now
On Social Media