Steering Wheel Column Noises

Asked by Jun 21, 2011 at 09:45 AM about the 2002 Pontiac Grand Am SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2002 Pontiac Grand Am SE. It makes very loud cracking/skeatching noises when I drive over big bumps & especially when I turn. I think it's coming from the steering wheel column. Anyon ehave any ides as to what the problem might be or how I can fix it? Thanks!

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Sounds like your struts are going out.

101,345

It sounds like it could be the upper strut mounting plate. Check in at GAOwnersClub.com for info about lubricating them.

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