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Loose steering coluimn on 88 camaro

We recently changed the ignition switch on my 1988 camaro and now the steering wheel wobbles around. We tightened it up but it is still loose. What can I do to fix it?

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If it has tilt steering,,this happen to me twice,,,the bolts at the knuckle.before it goes through the fire wall,,or the needle bearings,are bad,and there is a lot of needle bearings,,so be carefull if you take it apart,,,

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Your steering column has a plate with 4 inverted torx fasteners I believe they are e8 fasteners, you must remove the upper tilt flange to gain access to these bolts , a few special tools will be needed : Pivot pin puller , steering wheel puller , lockplate depresser to name 3. the job takes about 1.5 hours to complete. hope this helps a little.

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