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Old 11-26-2002, 04:48   #1 (permalink)
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Disco 300 Steering noise.

My bus has developed a curious noise like caught plastic when I rotate the steering wheel quickly.

The noise is only audible from the cab but I can find no cause for it.

Took the airbag out, the binnacle apart and nothing is loose.

Any suggestions?

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Old 11-26-2002, 09:07   #2 (permalink)
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Found it, the indicator cancel tab has broken.
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Old 11-26-2002, 22:08   #3 (permalink)
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My '98 disco did that too, they wanted some astronomical amount for a new wheel to fix it too but I just put up with it until I traded it in a couple of months later.
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Old 11-27-2002, 01:41   #4 (permalink)
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Thanks for the info.

I'm told I can source the part for 17.

Only pain is shifting the Air bag to get at the wheel boss.

Going to replace it simply because I think it is near to jamming.

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Old 11-27-2002, 08:02   #5 (permalink)
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Try calling Equicar, don't have the number to hand but they advertise in most of the Mags, they may have second hand one that will be cheaper than new.
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Old 11-28-2002, 02:36   #6 (permalink)
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I'm off to the local breakers and will fit this weekend.

A little suspicious around the air bag but the noise is not getting any better and will soon jam.

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