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    I have a 2007 vectra sri when you turn the steering wheel the steering makes a funny noise.if the head lights are on they go dim.theinformation display only works when it feels like it...Im wondering if it could be the alternator not puting enougth power out

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    Electric steering pump matey, all of them do it. HTH

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    You can considerably improve it by improving the earth connections from the alternator to the chassis and from the battery to the chassis.
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    Electric steering pump matey, all of them do it. HTH

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