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Old 11-11-2011, 08:38 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Elizabeth View Post
The steering wheel is attached to the steering rack by a very simple bolt and clamp right at the point where the connection is through the firewall.
IT can be moved anywhere around and the alignment of the wheels is unaffected.

However it should be fully checked on the four wheel alignmeent machine at a dealer, to get the steering wheel perfect.

(a way to do this one's self is drive, and stop with the wheels perfect straight. Then without moving the wheels loosen the pinch bolt and align the steering wheel then retighten the bolt.
(i have done this) but remember this is a critical item. wrong/loose and oops crash...
It doesn't appear that this is possible on my 05. The shaft and the socket into which it fits each have a flat, and the bolt goes through the shaft and socket.
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