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Mercedes-Benz E300 Squeak in Steering Column Due to Rubber Boot or Seal

Mercedes-Benz E300 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999


A squeak from the steering column is often related to a rubber boot in the column or a seal in the power steering rack.

  • Visitor, , 75,000 mi

    Slight squeek in the steering column. Dealer suggested a synthetic power steering fluid replacement for $169 as a way to correct this. The alternative is a $1,500 steering column. This is related to the bushings getting old. Bill

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