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Steering wheel tilt is stuck in the highest position

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Verify that the Tilt Lever is properly installed. Pull it straight out and push it back in.

Verify that the shoe is not seized in the pivot pins,
Inspect the pivot pins for binding.
Inspect the shoe grooves for dirt, burrs or rust.
Inspect for weak broken or bent wheel tilt spring

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