STEERING WHEEL

  • Tiny
  • ECHOLS1
  • 1998 Jeep Grand Cherokee
  • V8
  • 4WD
  • automatic
  • 121,000 miles

Is there something else that holds the steering wheel on after you take the nut off? 1998 jeep grand cherokee limited

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 AT 5:03 PM

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  • Tiny
  • caradiodoc
  • Expert
  • 24,972 posts

Friction. You need a steering wheel puller to pull it off the splined shaft.

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Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 AT 6:38 PM
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  • fixitmr
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What I do in a pinch is leave nut backed off till just flush with end of shaft and then tap with lead hammer while I push from back of wheel with my legs/knees.

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Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 AT 7:46 PM

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