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Old 10-17-2007, 12:05 PM   #1
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steering wheel play

My steering wheel has about 1 -1.5 inches of play in it when I turn it. It's getting pretty annoying to me. Any thoughts on what it could be? I think it's more on the steering wheel side of the system rather than the tie rod end side but I'm not sure. Has anyone else dealt with this?

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Old 10-17-2007, 01:42 PM   #2
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Re: steering wheel play

Have someone wiggle the steering wheel while checking the steering shaft u-joint, rag joint, inner tie rods, outer tie rods and rack and pinon bushings. Also, re-torque the steering shaft bolts. could be a steering shaft issue or rag joint Hopefully someone with more knowledge can help you pin point the problem

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Re: steering wheel play

maybe the bolt fell out/loosened up that holds the steering wheel column (under the hood) to the rack?
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