A popping or squeaking noise my develop from the front wheel area. This can be caused by chafing of the jounce bumper against the strut rod and/or dust boot rubbing on the strut mount cup. Lubricating the bumper, rod, and boot with dielectric will commonly correct this type of noise.
Average mileage: 87,500 (80,000–95,000)
1 model year affected: 2009
4 people reported this problem