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Benz S550 had a pulling to the right, fixed. Now the pulling is to the left, with also a noise as we turn the steering wheel to the left. It does the noise only once at the time, cannot be duplicated until few minutes later.

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SOURCE: Elantra Steering Wheel Noise

Check and make sure that your power steering fluid is topped off. Could possibly problems with your power steering pump. Mine does the same and the fluid is full. I just keep an eye/ear on it. If it continues to get worse than it could be the pump going out. If the fluid is allowed to get too low, it could possibly get air in it affecting both the "feel" of the steering and making a noise.

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

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SOURCE: steering wheel squeaking

they do that sometimes...Usually if you take some silicone spray and squirt it all around the area where you can hear the squeak,it will go away.

Posted on Mar 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Starts if you turn steering wheel

I will take a guess at this. You can't turn the key until you turn the steering wheel a little to the left or the right? This is usually caused by friction on the steering locking mechanism which keeps the key from turning in order to start the car. If this is not the case then you may have a bad ignition switch or cable head connecting to the switch that is not making contact until you move the steering wheel around and it makes contact allowing you to start the vehicle. Good Luck, RAC

Posted on Apr 18, 2009

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SOURCE: steering wheel an front tires vibrates hard

front wheels need to be balanced, take it to a tyre shop and get it done.

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

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SOURCE: steering seems to be binding

sound like it has a control valve seal problem internally in the steering box, assured that the linkage is good, this can be dangerous due to loss,or forced steering at any time...focus on replacing the box......GL....be safe

Posted on Jul 05, 2009

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SOURCE: steering wheel make a noise when turn left

its due to low/no fluid level in the power steering reservoir.Check the fluid in the power steering. If it is low the car will make noise when you turn the wheel. the internal parts gets rubbed hard and noise occurs. refill the fluid and let it reset for some time then try it will get the fluency to move smooth and noise will get stopped. -------- This will help. Thanks please keep updated.please do rate the solution if helped.thank you for using fixya.

Posted on Nov 03, 2009

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