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Old 02-26-2009, 01:07 AM   #11
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shortly after I purchased the car after it sat in cold damp snowy outside weather for several weeks, the steering wheel would make a whining noise like zipping a zipper or rubbing two pieces of jeans together when I wheeled it around. I had the intermediate shaft repaired (which fixed the clunking) and it seems to have cured the noise problem about 90%. I still notice it sometimes. It is alot better though. I also think as the car dried out in my heated garage and got some use on it the problem may have resolved.
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Sounds like you may some unresolved issues. Did you look through this thread https://www.gmforum.com/t223290/?
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I had the same problem but it was just my power steering pump seizing up
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