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Old 08-22-2011, 12:43 PM   #2
Lil bastard
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Initial thoughts are that you lost the serpentine belt due to a worn belt, and/or your waterpump went South (esp. since you experienced the 'smoke').

The belt supplies power to the PS as well as the alternator and the waterpump.

Could be much worse, but keeping fingers crossed.

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