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Old 05-12-2012, 12:08 PM   #1
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Squeak when turning steering wheel?

Hey guys,

Since yesterday whenever I turn my wheel either right/left farther than a normal turn on the road I get a kind of chirp/squeak coming from underneath the front end. I haven't gotten a chance to check my power steering fluid so im gonna do that just to make sure. And ideas on what this might be if it's not that?

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Old 05-12-2012, 08:00 PM   #2
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Old 05-12-2012, 08:36 PM   #3
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Does it do it while you're turning the wheel, or when the wheel is completely turned and your moving like the tires are screeching?
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Old 05-12-2012, 08:39 PM   #4
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Most steering wheel squeaks come from where the steering shaft passes through its rubber fire wall boot. I'd spray the shaft with white lithium grease (not WD-40) where it passes through the boot and see if that doesn't cure the squeak.
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It does it while the wheel is turned and jeep is moving, it's def not the tires squealing. So I have no idea. But thanks jerry, I'll try that.
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I have the same issue. It just started earlier this week. I'm going to try spraying the steering shaft and see if that gets rid of it
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Old 05-13-2012, 08:04 AM   #7
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Check your power steering fluid

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