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rshafer710 03-14-2010 10:50 AM

98 wrangler squeaky noise in steering column
got a 98 wrangler in mint cond with low miles. It has a squeaky noise in the steering column. I have tilt wheel and didnt know if it has anything to do with it. Any help on easy quick fix?

rday78 03-14-2010 10:58 AM

On my 97 it was more of a groan in cold weather when I turned the wheel. A little lithium grease at the firewal where the gromit for the steering colum goes through did the trick. Hope this helps.

05GT-O.C.D. 03-14-2010 11:08 AM

Yup, it's probably the seal where the steering shaft goes through the firewall. A little grease will fix it. Heck, I used WD40 one year when I kept forgetting to pick up new grease.

BLACKTOOTHGRIN 03-14-2010 02:06 PM

^ x3.

I also have a 98 that was doing the same.
A bit of grease would probably be better...
but I also used WD-40, and still haven't heard it for a year or so. :)

InfernoGirl 03-14-2010 02:42 PM

Can I just spray mine with PB blaster? Or would that be bad?

nikki068 11-15-2010 05:44 AM

thanks i will try that on the squeeky steering problem

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