W203 Steering Column Universal Joint

Discussion in 'Interior' started by terrymcg, Oct 2, 2011.

  1. terrymcg

    terrymcg Active Member

    Oct 28, 2007
    Perth, WA.
    W164 ML 320CDI
    Has anyone every had to do any work on the UJ at the bottom of the steering column? Reason I ask is I have a strange "Loose" type feeling when I shake the steering wheel and it can sometime be felt when driving. More annoying than anything. I have had all the suspension components checked/replaced and it is still there.

    So after reading some posts on other forums, I am reckoning that the UJ may be loose or indeed needing replaced due to play. Although it looks like this a rare fault on a W203, I suppose it could still be the issue.

    So is it easy to get to and check for play? Any pointers would be great!

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