Re: noisy steering
If it's your typically Ford P/S pump whine their may be little you can do about. Try changing the fluid and see if it helps. Most Ford pumps will buzz/whine until the vehicle goes to the boneyard and yet continue to function normally.
2009 Ranger Sport 4.0L 5 Spd 3.55:1 Bone Stock
2013 Scion FR-S 2.0L/H-4, 6spd, 4.11:1 Fast Enough Stock