Question about 1984 Chevrolet Camaro

1 Answer

I took of my steering column in my 3rd gen camaro and need to istall,but i cant seem to connect it to the linkage under the hood.Is there a trick to it?

Posted by on

  • db_dirtbag Jul 23, 2009

    hey thanks roniecon im going to try that.thanks for the help.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Chevrolet Master
  • 6,826 Answers

Yes there is a trick,,There is a spline that has to be lined up before sliding it to the steering sector. Most likely a flat spot.Look for the flat spot on the sector input shaft,and look on the steering colum end and align them up,Jigle and turn back and forth gently,not to much,and apply a little pressure,it should go on .Be sure the pinch bolt is out.roniecon@gmail.com

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. Jul 23, 2009

    db,you can reach me here roniecon@gmail.com if need to ,may be at work but I will reply

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get 2 Free calls (no credit card required) and instant help on almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, appliances, handyman, and even pets).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Location and size of horn fuse also reversing light fuse please


Check fuse, but also check horn relay. Some vehicles have two fuse boxes, one inside the car and one under the hood. The reverse light could be the fuse or the activation switch; sometime by the shift mechanism, (sometimes on the steering column and sometimes under the hood at the bottom of the steering column or on the shift linkage.) I hope this helps. You can also stop by a parts store and see if the counter person can locate your fuses.

Oct 12, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Shifter linkage cable


You will need to have it up on a lift to inspect the under carriage where it hooks up to the transmission. Sounds like you lost something.

Dec 06, 2013 | Ford Windstar Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

1989 chevy truck remove and replace steering column


you need first disconnect negative battery cable. you need steering wheel puller you have to remove steering.look under hood disconnect flange end of the steering shaft at the flexible coupling separate the coupling from the lower end of the steering column. you have to go inside vechicle remove lower steering column cover yoo have to remove steering column dash to panel screws then you have to remove shift linkages and remove disconnect electrical wiring connector to turn signal and ignition switch.your model truck shouldnt have the floor board mounting screw hold column to the floor.

Jun 18, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

GMC jimmy key stuck in ignition, steering column will not lock, electrical system working


It sound like your shifter linkage is worn and your ignition interlock is not making it into the park position. I'm not 100% sure on jimmies but my GMC Sierra could be adjusted on the steering column under the hood. It's just a rod through an eye with a bolt. Put the transmssion in park and loosen the bolt and twist the column until the indicator is in park, retighten the bolt.

Jun 21, 2010 | 1999 GMC Jimmy

1 Answer

I need to remove the steering collumn from a 1987 chevy caprice


this is an easy job! turn the wheels straight!and apply e brake and put sumthing under thetires! then open the hood ! locate the steering shaft! its right under the master cylinder! there will be one nut and bolt there ! remove it! should be a fifteen mm!rite at the fire wall disconnect the shift linkage there will be a hair pin there remove it and push it out of the way. k now go inside of the car! look at the base of the old column! there will be 4 to 5 bolts at the base remove them! now un plug all the wires ect! move them to the side! now move to the middle of the column there will be another bracket ! u shaped theres one nut on each side remove them ! the column should drop down ! double check that every thing is disconected! now gently pull the column will come out!! reverse for istall ! goo luck

May 05, 2010 | 1987 Chevrolet Caprice

1 Answer

Need to remove steering column frrom a 92 Camaro, and don't know where to start.


We did the same on a '89 model so it should be similar. The column is not very heavy but as you are unbolting it you will want to find a way to support the column at the steering wheel end. Disconnect the negative battery cable before starting and if there is a steering wheel airbag you should have that disabled before starting the removal process.

Start by unbolting the column from the steering box, if you are reinstalling the same column mark the column and the shaft/plate of the steering box with chalk so that you can easily reinstall it in the same place. The column has two supports inside the car, you will need to remove the lower dash trim pieces and possibly part of the instrument panel. Release all of the column wiring connectors, most of which are also clipped to the column in some fashion. The first support is at the floor, pull back the carpeting and you will see the support plate, ours had studs rather than bolts so we removed the corresponding fasteners from under the hood. The second support is under the dash near the lower edge and is simply unbolted. At this point the column should be completely loose, the next issue is getting it out. You may find some interference with the brake and or clutch pedals. Slide the driver seat back as far as possible, if the seat reclines that would be helpful. Hopefully you will now have enough room to pull the column straight back and out. The assistance of a helper would be useful at this point too. As mentioned before, the column is not heavy but it can be cumbersome to get it out of the car. Installation is just the reverse. Let me know if this helps you out or not.


Apr 27, 2010 | 1992 Chevrolet Camaro

1 Answer

1997 Ford Taurus ignition switch was jammed and would not turn. Wiggled the steering wheel and it turned. It wont start the engine but all of the dash lights are on. It turns very freely. Took off the...


the ignition switch is located under the dash at the bottom of the steering column.suspect a fault in the linkage connecting tumbler to switch.

Oct 15, 2009 | 1997 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

1984 camaro steering column cable


Did you have gear indicateor on dash? If yes than thats probably what it was, real small?

Jul 22, 2009 | 1984 Chevrolet Camaro

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

169 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76649 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8518 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...