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Old 09-13-2000, 07:41 PM
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In the morning when I first start the car and move the wheel It makes a strange squeeking sound.Could the steering box going bad?I had to replace one in my 87 300E.
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Old 09-13-2000, 09:11 PM
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Could it be the contact ring between the steering column and wheel? Mine made some noise so I had it changed out...noise all gone

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Old 09-13-2000, 09:23 PM
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Is the noise coming from the inside of the car or the outside?? If the outside, most likely dry ball joint or tie rod end. If inside probably steering column bearing.

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