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Hi I have a escort 55 van and when I start the engine theres

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Hi I have a escort 55 van and when I start the engine there's a distinct wering or wineing noise can you help me
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Mark replied 3 years ago.

Mark :

Hello. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be assisting you today.

Mark :

Can you tell me the year, engine size and if petrol or diesel?

Customer: It's a 51 plate with a 1800 Diesel engine
Mark :

Does it only happen when the engine is cranking and goes away once it starts?

Customer: No it's all the time and increases when revved
Mark :

The first thing to look at is the alternator, drive belt and power steering oil level.

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