While turning in either direction during low speed parking lot maneuvers, if a creaking, squawking, squeaking, grinding, or groaning sound is heard from the front strut area, locate the front strut dust boot and rotate the dust boot side to side. If the sound is present, applying lubricant to the jounce bumper (bump stop) of both front struts can help with the noise.
Abnormal Noise While Turning at Slow Speed on Chrysler Town & Country
Average mileage: 126,750 (30,000–209,000)
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i have the same problem, a groaning sound like an old boat when I turn at low speeds in either direction. I will try lubricating the struts to see if it helps.
2005 Chrysler Town & Country143,000Visitor
I changed the rack & pinion, lower ball joints, added pwr steering cooler line and then-- I had the upper strut mounting caps (with bearings) replaced and the noise went away !!
2004 Chrysler Town & Country30,000Visitor
will now lube the struts to stop the noise
every time we turn the wheel, sitting still or driving.
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