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Steering Lubrication

Improve vehicle handling. Try advanced steering-system lubrication solutions

Select proven Molykote® brand specialty lubricants from Dow Corning for high-performance lubrication of your steering-system components.

Molykote brand Smart Lubrication solutions can help you:

Steering system lubrication for improved handling and control
  • Maintain design tolerances with long lasting wear protection
  • Enhance vehicle handling
  • Increase steering system reliability
  • Eliminate noise and vibration
  • Reduce service requirements

Meet your steering system lubrication challenges
Molykote lubricant specialists can help you develop customized lubrication solutions for:

  • Steering column bearings
  • Intermediate shaft metal-to-metal and plastic-to-metal interfaces
  • Steering wheel tilt-and-telescope adjustment mechanisms
  • Electric Power Steering (EPS) actuators
  • Steering gears and tie rods
  • Rack-and-pinion gears, yokes and linkages
  • Bellows, dust covers and boots

Learn more about Molykote® lubricants for steering applications.

Choose Smart Lubrication for steering system performance

  • Greases for lubricating in heat and cold, on heavily loaded components and for long-term wear prevention between metal-to-metal and metal-to-plastic surfaces
  • Pastes with high solid-lubricant content to provide reliable lubrication and water washout resistance in low-speed applications with low to medium loads
  • Anti-friction coatings for long-lasting lubrication and corrosion protection on inaccessible parts in dusty environments

Get the steering system lubrication materials and support you need for reliability and performance.

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  • Explore products
    Find the right product for your steering lubrication needs.
  • Request a customized material
    Get the material properties and performance you require.
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  • See additional chassis and brake solutions
    In addition to specialty sealants, elastomers and lubricants, we also offer more material options for other chassis and brake applications.

View more solutions for brake and chassis applications

Brake friction control
Brake system lubrication
Suspension lubrication
Squeak and rattle prevention
Dust covers and boots
Seals and gaskets
Other chassis and brake solutions

Learn more

Molykote® Anti-Friction Coatings Selection Guide (PDF)

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