I have a used (72k miles) 2000 Chrysler Voyager (3.0 L engine). The van had been standing in the airport parking lot for the last three days. Last night when I flew back in and tried to drive the car, the steering wheel locked on me (unable to turn more than a couple of degrees). It had rained yesterday and was freezing cold. There was thin sheet of ICE on my windshield. My battery light was also flashing, although I was able to turn the engine on. After about 10 mins (while I was trying to figure out the steering issue), I heard a continuous clicking sound and soon after the battery also died on me. Any suggestion as to what the issue may be and the estimated repair cost.
Monday, January 22nd, 2007 AT 9:00 AM