Suzuki Esteem Repair and Maintenance
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Suzuki Esteem ProblemsSqueak type nosie from top of steering gear
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.
Our technicians tell us these vehicles are sensitive to fuel quality. Using fuel of marginal quality can result in illumination of the Check Engine Light with misfire or oxygen sensor fault codes stored.
An engine oil leak may develop from the front crankshaft seal due to hardening of the rubber seal. There is a revised seal and sleeve available to correct this concern. Our technicians tell us that changing the oil every 3000 miles may help prolong seal life.
Suzuki Esteem QuestionsHow can I tell which one of my censors went bad? (2 answers)
My neighbor tried to jump there truck with my car and put the cables on backwards check engine light came on and over drive light keeps flashing took it to auto zone for diagnostic test they said it was a censor
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