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Unread 07-19-2013, 09:28 PM   #1
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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?

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Unread 11-06-2013, 11:56 AM   #2
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bump for an answer on this. Search has been tough, since i get the results from every death wobble post ever haha
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Unread 11-09-2013, 07:25 AM   #3
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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.
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