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shaeskerry
05-20-2008, 10:07 PM
Hello

89 6000 SE

My steering wheel column has some how broken and is loose, although it works, you can move the steering wheel (along with the column) in any direction.

My question is, I have 2 cars, one is for parts, and I would like to replace the broken column with the working one, What do I need to do to get this done?

Thanks!

LordDurock
05-20-2008, 10:28 PM
i havent done this on you car but you will need to remove the lower dash pieces tell you can reach the a bracket that wraps around the under side ff the comlum. at hte point you could be able to drop the comeum in to your lap and un do all the wiring. after that you need to a nut that is on the rack (which sould be in side the car with htis lose you shoudl be able to give the colum a good hard yank and it could come out.

LordDurock
05-20-2008, 10:30 PM
the braket should be in tghe under side fo that arch and the net in the area were the clear plastic is
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86euro
05-21-2008, 12:47 AM
What you are describing sounds like a common GM problem and is fixable by partially taking the column apart tightening the bowl screws. They work loose over time, especially if you hang on the wheel getting in and out of the car.

shaeskerry
06-03-2008, 08:57 PM
thank you guys, I will go to the junkyard and attempt to remove one. This car was actualy broken into and the the section of the column just under hte tilt is completely broken, the wheel just kind of hangs there.

SexySilhouette
06-04-2008, 01:35 AM
A ----------

6000 89 Floor Shift; w/tilt wheel, exc. STE; w/pulse wiper

6000 90 Floor Shift; w/o radio control opt UK3

CELEBRITY 89 Floor Shift; (AT), w/tilt wheel, w/pulse wiper

CENTURY 89 Floor Shift; w/tilt wheel, w/pulse wiper

CIERA 89-90 Floor Shift



B ----------

6000 89 Floor Shift; w/tilt wheel, exc. STE; w/o pulse wiper

CELEBRITY 89 Floor Shift; (AT), w/tilt wheel, w/o pulse wiper

CENTURY 89 Floor Shift; w/tilt wheel, w/o pulse wiper

Switch turn signal lever as needed.

Assuming it's a floor shift, that's the interchange.

86euro
06-04-2008, 03:51 AM
Any clue as to why only those years fit?

shaeskerry
06-05-2008, 08:52 PM
It was a success!

Thank you all for your input, Although even the junkyard told me it woudlnt fit, I used a steering column from a 87 S/E with floor shift, and it worked perfectly. I dont have any steering wheel radio controls anymore, but thats okay because I have an aftermarket deck.


I am using the brown wheel temporarily due to the fact that I am not putting my old one on, and am saving money for a nicer one!

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