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Remove steering wheel on 85 dodge diplomat

I need to remove the steering wheel in order to find out what is wrong with my steering column

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Disconnect the negative battery terminal. Remove the horn pad on the steering wheel-Phillips head screws from the back side of wheel. Then loosen the nut on the steering wheel center. Mark the steering wheel to column shaft position, so the wheel goes back in exact same position on the shaft. You may need a steering wheel puller to get the wheel off the shaft, not always, but sometimes the wheel is on pretty tight. Do not hammer on the wheel to get it off, use a puller if needed. These pullers are at parts stores and not expensive.

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SOURCE: popping and clicking in 2003 dodge durango

i believe there is a replacement steering shaft from dodge to get rid of this noise,the dakotas have the same problem,it comes from the shaft design and the flex of the body mounts when u accel or deccel,hope this helps

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SOURCE: How do you remove the steering 1998 Dodge Ram column so you can

make sure ther isnt another 2 bolt bracket in the back, also remove bolt from shaft (inside) CAUTION MARK SHAFT BEFORE REMOVEAL AND DO NOT !!! LET STEERING WHEEL TURN WHILE DISCONNECTED.will damage airbag clockspring.also disconnect shift cable and small shift indicator cable (size of fihing line).good luck hope this helps.

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to whom this may concern did you find a steering column. Are you replacing it in a 1987 dodge pick-up

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You may have to remove the upper column cover to rotate the lower off.

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