PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

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PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

Post by cookie.cc22 » 04/04/19 11:55

I have a small amount of play on the steering wheel of my Mk3, I have had it checked over but cannot find anything, has anybody any ideas



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Re: PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

Post by martin42006 » 04/04/19 12:39

Inner or outer track rod joints would be my first guess,then from there check the joint where the column goes into the rack.
Assuming you mean rotational play, and not just a loose steering wheel.
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Re: PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

Post by Topdownman » 04/04/19 14:56

The steering universal joint is very prone to corrosion.

Its a good idea to take off the frunk plastic cover and give it a wire brush and grease.

It often shows as notchy steering but worth checking.

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Re: PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

Post by vinp182 » 04/04/19 16:38

I’d also check the steering UJ first
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Re: PLAY IN STEERING WHEEL MK3

Post by MRHAPPY62 » 04/04/19 17:28

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