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How do you adjust a 93 Ford Explorer steering gear that has excessive play in steering wheel?


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2015-07-15 18:35:42
2015-07-15 18:35:42

If you know nothing about front ends, you need to get the vehicle checked out ASAP by either a friend that knows about cars, or a good shop. Excessively worn tie rod ends & centerlinks have been known to come apart when you least expect them to.


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Its to adjust the angle of the steering wheel

If you have excessive play you probably have worn front end parts. Such as tie rods, ball joints, or steering rack.

There is a lever on lower left of steering wheel.if you push this down you will be able to adjust the steering wheel up or down. Ok

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Ah, a trick question! Are you asking how to adjust the tilt feature of the steering column, or is the steering wheel off center when the wheels are pointed straight ahead. If this is the case, you generally don't adjust the steering wheel. You have the wheel alignment checked/adjusted.

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Worn steering parts. Can be many things. Have your steering components inspected.

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On a 93 it is a lever located on the bottom of the steering wheel column. Bang your knees on the bottom of the steering wheel column and you will proabbly hit it.

Adjust the tie rod ends, or take it for an alignment

Take it back to the alignment shop and they should re-do it for free. If you paid for it, your steering wheel should be straight.

A small red light to the left of the steering wheel on a 1994 explorer is an indicator for the headlamps. This light lets the driver know that the headlamps are on.

This means you have excessive pressure on one side of your power steering assembly. Your steering box may be worn out. Also, check your tie-rods for excessive play.

it should have a thumb lever on the bottom left of the steering wheel column that should have it adjust up and down now if your trying to take the whole steering wheel off try your ford dealer to be safe

There is a lever on the left side of the column that unlocks it.

In the steering column. You'll have to remove the steering wheel with a steering wheel puller tool. This can be a dangerous repair job due to the airbag in the steering wheel. Get a Haynes or Chilton's manual for the details on how to do this as well as how to disarm the airbag system.

It's on top of the steering column just behind the steering wheel

I was under the impression the switch was on the steering column about 18 inches from the floor. The lock assy is under the steering wheel.

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