Steering wheel 90* off - JeepForum.com

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 09:12 AM Thread Starter
Megaram
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Baytown
Posts: 154
Steering wheel 90* off

How do I straighten my steering wheel, it's 90* off to the right? Gear box is centered. Is there a way to take it loose from the box and turn the whole shaft?

Megaram is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 11:59 AM
Coiz
Registered User
1979 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Northern, IL
Posts: 4,226
Garage
Loosen the two nuts on the adjuster sleeve (red arrows) and turn the entire sleeve (yellow arrow) until the steering wheel comes to center. Tighten the bolts back down. Which direction you turn the sleeve and how far depends on which way the steering wheel needs to go and how much it needs to be adjusted. It usually takes a little trial end error to get it perfect but shouldn't take more than two or three attempts.


Mike
My build thread
1979 CJ7, FI 5.0L Ford, NP435, D300, Full floated D44 Detroit, D30 Detroit EZ Locker.
Coiz is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 12:30 PM
lucdog
Web Wheeler
 
lucdog's Avatar
1980 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 8,781
Did you not look at the first thread you posted.

B

image-125338426.jpg

1957 WILLYS pickup,
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ.
lucdog is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 12:33 PM
Coiz
Registered User
1979 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Northern, IL
Posts: 4,226
Garage
Well, this one was 10:12 and that one was 10:17 sooooooo, technically this was the first thread he posted. But hey, if two is good, three is better right?

Mike
My build thread
1979 CJ7, FI 5.0L Ford, NP435, D300, Full floated D44 Detroit, D30 Detroit EZ Locker.
Coiz is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 07:15 PM Thread Starter
Megaram
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Baytown
Posts: 154
Wasn't sure the proper place to post it, like Coiz said if ones good twos better. Did I break the law or sumthin?
Megaram is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 07:17 PM Thread Starter
Megaram
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Baytown
Posts: 154
Quote:
Originally Posted by Megaram
Wasn't sure the proper place to post it, like Coiz said if ones good twos better. Did I break the law or sumthin?
By the way....thanks! That got it done.
Megaram is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 03-03-2013, 09:05 PM
lucdog
Web Wheeler
 
lucdog's Avatar
1980 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 8,781
Quote:
Originally Posted by Megaram

By the way....thanks! That got it done.
Nope. Glad you got it taken care of.

Bill

1957 WILLYS pickup,
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ.
lucdog is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the JeepForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.



Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome