All Wheel Drive Vehicles May Develop a Groaning Type Noise From the Steering Rack on Infiniti EX35

All wheel drive vehicles may develop a groaning type noise from the steering rack when centering the steering wheel after turning right at slow speeds, most noticeable when driven from a cold start. Our technicians tell us a revised steering rack is available to correct this concern.

RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 33,237 (10,000–54,250)
2 model years affected: 2008, 2009
6 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
2008 Infiniti EX3551,000
Groaning noise from steering slow speeds sometimes when cold
2008 Infiniti EX3517,700
Groaning noise when cold and steering to right during slow speeds such as parking lot. Dealer replaced with revised steering rack. Noise gone, but now car is more difficult to steer.
Related Items:
A few months ago, the car was serviced by the dealer and rotors, pads were replaced front and b...
My car has 50000 miles and has been serviced every 3000 miles. Got service engine soon light an...
The brake light indicator illuminates and goes away and then leaves the VDC, LDW and stability...
On vehicles equipped with a "foot operated" parking brake, the "brake" warning light may stay i...
A brake pulsation or steering wheel vibration may be noted when braking, especially at highway...

Related Content