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97 ford f150 steering column bearings

I replaced the bearings in my steering column,but i can't get the spring and clip on the column in front of the bearing.Is there a special tool i need? thanks pete

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There is a tool that presses the spring down to allow for the replacement of the clip. It is also used in the removal of the same spring and clip. This is if you are refering to the spring and clip that go on last, after your turn signal switch. If you are referring to the spring that goes around the spline, I would recommend finding a deep well socket of similar diameter than the spring, but big enough to allow the spline entry and use it to depress the spring fully bfore placing the clip

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