1997 Suzuki Esteem Problems
RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 1997 Suzuki Esteem based on complaints from actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.
A squeak type noise may be noted from the top of the rack and pinion steering gear while turning the steering wheel. This is commonly caused by friction between the steering pinion shaft and its seal. Our technicians recommend to replace the pinion seal and use multi-purpose wheel bearing grease during reassembly to correct this concern.