Mitsubishi Pick-ups and Montero 1983-1995 Repair Guide

Steering Column

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION




CAUTION
Before servicing a Montero equipped with an air bag, refer to the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) in Chassis Electrical . The SRS is a potentially dangerous system to work on, so be certain to read all precautions and procedures before commencing.

Montero

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  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable from the battery.
  2.  
  3. Remove the pinchbolt holding the steering joint to the steering gear box.
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  5. Remove the horn pad, air bag and steering wheel.
  6.  
  7. Remove the lower and upper column covers.
  8.  
  9. Remove the lap heater duct.
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  11. Disconnect the band or clip holding the wiring harnesses to the column.
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  13. Remove the column switch and disconnect its wiring harness.
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  15. Remove the small screws holding the ignition switch (electrical switch) to the key assembly. Disconnect the harness and remove the switch.
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  17. Disconnect and remove the key reminder switch.
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  19. Unhook the brake pedal return spring from the column bracket.
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  21. Remove the bolts holding the dust cover boot to the floorboard.
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  23. Remove the bolts holding the column bracket to the dash. Support the column while removing the last bolt and remove the column from the car.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Steering column removal and installation components-1983-95 Monteros



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Fig. Fig. 2: When installing the steering column, do not loosen or remove this bolt



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Fig. Fig. 3: A