Cable stretching noise subaru impreza


Asked by Jun 28, 2016 at 08:47 AM about the 2006 Subaru Impreza 2.5i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I turn the steering wheel left or right at a stop mostly, but also when
moving slow, it sounds like a cable stretching across metal.

3 Answers

Bob Beaman

Raise the hood and look to see if something is rubbing up agains the steering shaft past where it exits the firewall.


I looked and saw nothing rubbing.

Bob Beaman

Maybe have a helper turn the wheel side to side while you watch and listen outside the car.

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