Loose steering wheel. - JeepForum.com
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep Compass & Patriot Forum > Loose steering wheel.

BDS 4-1/2" Suspension Lift Kit - Jeep Wrangler YJRuffstuff 10 year saleRough Country Lift Kits and Parts!

Unread 07-19-2013, 10:28 PM   #1
Registered User
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 42
Loose steering wheel.

Okay. This one is odd. It just started happening. So it's not that there is play in the steering feel. But I can grab a hold of my steering wheel and rock it back and forth, side to side maybe a quarter inch or less. It feels like the physical mounting point of the steering wheel to the column has loosened. Maybe the mounting bolts? Any ideas?

ezzymo1024 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-06-2013, 12:56 PM   #2
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 50
bump for an answer on this. Search has been tough, since i get the results from every death wobble post ever haha
seymourless is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 11-09-2013, 08:25 AM   #3
Registered User
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Windsor
Posts: 23
You can take the hornpad/airbag off. Check first for two 10mm bolts on backside of the steering wheel under cosmetic covers. If you are able to remove hornpad, DISCONNECT BATTERY FIRST. I think there is a 13mm bolt securing steering wheel to steering shaft.
Canada12 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


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.

Thread Tools

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.