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steering coloum trouble

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by adamforsythe, Jun 13, 2005.

  1. adamforsythe

    adamforsythe 1/2 ton status

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    Hello my sterring coloum is getting really loose. How do tighten it back up?
    Thanks
    Adam
     
  2. 3rdshiftdesign

    3rdshiftdesign 1/2 ton status

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    if it's a tilt column:

    there are four male torx bolts, deep inside the column you need to remove, loc-tite and replace -- one at a time. you will probably need a steering wheel puller, lock-plate removal tool.


    i can give you more advise if needed.
     
  3. k5freak44

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    block the tires and do this on a level surace.

    i learned from my mistake.
     
  4. mudslinger99

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    http://www.necoa.org/article95.html That link should give you pretty good step by step instructions.. It has a list of tools and things you will need... Hell it even has detailed pics :D Hope it helps..
     
  5. adamforsythe

    adamforsythe 1/2 ton status

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    Wow looks like a lot of work. I think I will make this a weekend job.
    Thanks
    Adam
     

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