A squeak may be heard from the base of the steering column while turning the steering wheel. The noise may be coming from the lower seal on the steering shaft. Lubrication of the seal will commonly correct this problem.
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2008 Chrysler 300 Problems
Some vehicles may develop a musty odor coming from the HVAC system, Dodge has issued a cleaner/disinfectant and a coating for the evaporator designed to inhibit bacterial growth.
Rear differential and axle seals are prone to repeated leaks.
A transmission fluid leak can develop at the electrical connector on the automatic transmission. Replacement of the electrical connector may be necessary to correct the leak.
In cold weather, vehicles equipped with premium brakes may experience a rear brake squeal. Replacing the brake pads will not commonly fix the problem; instead, revised rear rotors are available.
2008 Chrysler 300 Recalls (Recent)
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The axle hub nuts on the rear wheels may not be crimped properly, which will allow the nuts to loosen and possibly allow the rear axles to separate from the hubs. This will cause a loss of power and vehicle acceleration. Dealers will replace the axle hub nuts. The Dodge recall number is H23. This recall began during July, 2008.
2008 Chrysler 300 Questions and Answers
I originally took my car in about a month and a half ago because the passenger side rear brake was making a sqealing/sqeaking noise when i was 'coasting' with no braking, and braking.
My steering wheel constantly squeaks to the point it has become annoying. I check the steering fluid and it is ok. What is causing this? It is worst in the winter time.
When I turn on the car, it makes a ugly noise. It's like if the car its already on, and you turn it again while its on. That squeaky noise, What can it be and where can i take it?
The Throttle control light keeps coming on in my vehicle. I turn the car off and the light goes off. The check engine lights is on also during this time, but it eventually goes off. What should ...
2008 Chrysler 300 Reviews
Worst car I have ever bought. Have only had the car 2 months and has left me on the side of the road 3 times. Now the wireless control module out and part backordered for over a month. Will be without my car for that long and dealer tells me to go rent a car.
good car suspension is just not good the exhaust should sound better for a hemi and mygig should be better
Junk brake rotors and junk tires spells warranty work and thats bad business thats why Chrysler is still in a hole.