2008 dodge - front end noise

Reddiva1
0

Asked by Reddiva1 Jan 15, 2012 at 10:36 AM about the 2008 Dodge Charger SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a 2008 dodge charger and it's making noise on the outside of the car when I turn the steering wheel.  

6 Answers

Darius Hermanski
965

Sounds like the steering pump is on it's way out or low on fluid. All depends on the noise it's making. If it's a whine then the pump, if it's a hissing sound then that's normal as it's the pressure in the system.

Reddiva1
0

i checked the fluid and it's fine. when i turn the steering wheel there's a creaking sound that rather loud.

Reddiva1
0

I guess the sound could be a whining noise also.

Darius Hermanski
965

still might be the steering pump bearing, or the bearings in the top of the shock absorber mounts. If you can jack the front up and check with and without the engine running to determine if it's the pump or the suspension columns.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Reddiva1
0

thanks Darius, I'll check that out.

Darius Hermanski
965

Good luck hope it's nothing too expensive

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Charger
Looking for a Used Charger in your area?
CarGurus has 24,094 nationwide Charger listings starting at $3,700.
ZIP:

Search Dodge Charger Questions

Dodge Charger Experts

#1 Willie Francis
Willie Francis
Reputation 2,000
#2 Supanovah
Supanovah
Reputation 1,760
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 460
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler 300"
359 Great Deals out of 20,192 listings starting at $2,500
Used Subaru Impreza WRX STi"
31 Great Deals out of 1,134 listings starting at $12,500
Used Volvo S40"
58 Great Deals out of 1,188 listings starting at $2,500

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Dodge Charger SE For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 3,084 listings starting at $14,995
2013 Dodge Charger SE For Sale
11 Great Deals out of 671 listings starting at $12,990
2012 Dodge Charger SE For Sale
15 Great Deals out of 481 listings starting at $12,990
2011 Dodge Charger SE For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 310 listings starting at $10,990