Sign in | Register | My account |

I just got my 2007 chevy cobalt one year ago and my steering wheel has a rattling underneath it, the dealer said it was the tie rod and wanted to charge me $600 to fix it when it was suppose to be fixd before i bought it. anyways i got it fixed for 300, well one year later, its doing it again and it's worse and the whole car shakes when it gets to 45-55. anybody think its something different or have any information to help me please!!!

jamiewillis01
0

Asked by jamiewillis01 Nov 20, 2012 at 05:47 PM about the 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt 1LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

John Saffrahn
12,875

Unbalanced tire. Its too fast for a wheel bearing. Also a possibility its a broken belt in the tire but that is usually felt at lower speeds. It is a possibility though.

John Leone
3,845

rotate the tires, to attempt to better or worsen the feel...does it shake the seat more, or the dash and steering wheel more? I know around that time, they had an open recall for the knuckle in the sterring shaft itself, not that it would cause such an issue, but feel free to call any gm dealership with your vin, and ask a service writer to check the vin, and see if there is anything open, then run it by them, see if they are familiar with anything, a free call maybe 5-10 minutes won't hurt you..

GMCustomerService
1,345

Hello Jamiewillis01, I would be glad to research your VIN to see if there are any open recalls or special coverages on your vehicle that may be related to your current issues. If so, please private message me your VIN, name, current mileage and your dealership's name. My email address is socialmedia@gm.com Attn: Vanessa. I look forward to your reply. Vanessa GM Customer Service

John Saffrahn
12,875

Inner fender well plastic won't make your steering wheel shake, the tire would rip the plastic off before it shook the steering wheel. An unbalanced tire will make the wheel and the part of the car its connected to shake, starting at 40 MPH and up.

Your Answer

Related Questions

  • 06 Cobalt Rough Idle/Stall when stopping or quick deceleration 24 answers

    Hello All, Here is the problem I have. 06 Cobalt LT 2.2l 103065 Miles When decelerating on the freeway to come to a virtual stop for traffic, when stopping at a stop light, when pulling out of the ...

    2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LT

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why is my 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt stalling so much when I drive it? 22 answers

    Here's the problem I am having: When I stop for a red light, when I stop at a stop sign, when I pull out into the highway or road, when I pull into a parking space it stalls.The RPM goes way,way down ...

    2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 09 Cobalt-Front-end... 8 answers

    So, here is the low down of whats going on... I have a 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt LT2 Coupe... I have taken it to my local dealer to have the front end looked at MULTIPLE times due to an unexplained noise....

    2009 Chevrolet Cobalt LT2 Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 06 cobalt fuel problems help 28 answers

    my 2006 cobalt when you put gas in it you have to rev the engine and hurry throw it into gear to keep it from dieing but after a few mins its fine till you fill it up again i just want to find out h...

    2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LS

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2008 Dodge Charger will NOT start! PLEASE HELP!!! 250 answers

    Forgive me for being too descriptive or long winded but I wanted to make sure I provided as much information and detail as possible to make the diagnosis much easier. I have a 2008 Dodge Charger 2.7L...

    2008 Dodge Charger SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Cobalt
Looking for a Used Cobalt in your area?
CarGurus has 6,624 nationwide Cobalt listings starting at $3,099.
ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Cobalt Questions

Chevrolet Cobalt Experts

#1 lightGear
lightGear
Reputation 420
#2 MoGo
MoGo
Reputation 310
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 260
View All

Used Cars For Sale