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Squeaking Steering! When I steer left and right it squeaks. As well as when I push down on the front left side. What can I do to fix this?

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  • eric_fusan20 Feb 04, 2010

    Im not sure what a grease zerk is, but I tried spraying everything down with WD40 and it didn't do much.

  • eric_fusan20 Feb 04, 2010

    Im not sure what a grease zerk is, but I tried spraying everything down with WD40 and it didn't do much.

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Sounds like you might have ball joint problems.This usually happens when they are not greased.Some of these models do not have grease zerk`s.If it does then you can try greasing them but they might be plugged with rust.I would grease the whole front suspension.Hope this helps.Good luck.

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  • Salvador Quintanilla Feb 04, 2010

    The grease zerk is the part where you put the grease gun to grease the parts that need greasing.What you can do is go to the library and get an automotive book and it will show you what a grease zerk is or you should be able to google it and see what they come up with.

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