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My steering wheel keeps getting stuck

When i'm driving and i turn the steering wheel it will stay stuck going that direction if i don't straighten it back out.

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Modern vehicles are fitted with a steering lock which is an anti-theft device. It is fitted to the steering column usually below the steering wheel. The lock is combined with the ignition switch and engaged and disengaged either by a mechanical ignition key or electronically from the vehicles electronic control unit. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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Hi,
Now thats a unusual problem. But i would say it would be a faulty wiring circuit either in the steering wheel column section, or the wiring passing over and around the steering shaft under the dash area.
You will need to have this checked by an Auto-electrician who would be able to trace this faulty with grounding equipment.
Let me know how you get on.
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Posted on Sep 27, 2011

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