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Grinding noise when telescoping steering retracts.

When I remove the key from my 02 Lexus LS430, the telescoping steering wheel retracts like it's supposed to do, however, It has been making a grinding noise lately. I have removed the colunm cover and greased it, but the next day, the noise is back. Anyone know a solution?

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There is a technical service bullitin for this problem. They just replace the linkeage, and also the motor. Very common problem.

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