Squeak From Steering Column While Turning on Dodge Magnum

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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Average mileage: 93,615 (19,005–170,000)
4 model years affected: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
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2006 Dodge Magnum 130,000 mi,
noise when turning wheel at base of steering column
2006 Dodge Magnum 102,800 mi,
steering wheel squeek/ groan at low speed
2006 Dodge Magnum 75,500 mi,
Noisy steering wheel when turning.
2006 Dodge Magnum 69,995 mi,
Squeecking of steering wheel when turning at low speeds when parking
2006 Dodge Magnum 102,000 mi,
Squeeks all the time now, before a bit but progressively more noticeable.
2006 Dodge Magnum 118,000 mi,
Bought car used in 2013 and noticed a couple months in a light squeak/groan when turning the wheel. Troubleshooting ruled out power steering pump. Mainly hear this sound when it's cold out.
2006 Dodge Magnum 75,000 mi,
It squeaks more when cold
2006 Dodge Magnum 26,000 mi,
I will try lubricating the seal.
2006 Dodge Magnum 170,000 mi,
squeaking in the steering column
I've heard the same noise.
2006 Dodge Magnum 85,000 mi,
Squeak from steering column as turn steering wheel.
sterring wheel squeks not yet fixed
2006 Dodge Magnum 45,000 mi,
Was never fixed and it keep squeaking.
2007 Dodge Magnum 80,000 mi,
Squeaking in the Steering Column when turning.
2005 Dodge Magnum 74,000 mi,
A squeak may be heard from the base of the steering column while turning the steering wheel.
squek heard while turning steering wheel