Steering Column Fix - Torque Sensor (save £2000)

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Post by Beatman » Mon Dec 07, 2015 7:58 pm

Great write up, and thanks for sharing :thumbsup:
My Car- 2004 3.0se sterling grey, mv3s , satnav, heated seats, ZHP.

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Post by Vrooom » Fri May 26, 2017 5:49 pm

I also had 611C error, after disassembly the torque sensor after small wriggle felt off ... Resoldered, and it's working again. Mine is E86 coupe, no crash.

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Post by Joycey » Tue Sep 26, 2017 10:55 am

Glad I've stumbled on this thread I need to remove my EPS system, I suspect a collapsed bearing causing my interesting straight line issues.
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Post by Joycey » Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:41 am

Problem solved. The locking ring between the motor and the column had loosened off causing play in the steering. adjusted and now all is nice and solid again.
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Post by ZeroSwayzak » Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:21 pm

is this issue the cause of the sticky steering guys?

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Post by autocar15 » Wed Dec 13, 2017 6:15 pm

Greta guy, I have same problem and follows step by step what he share and my problem solved.

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Post by Joycey » Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:50 pm

ZeroSwayzak wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:21 pm
is this issue the cause of the sticky steering guys?
adjust the ring on the motor, slacken it off a little. That will cure the sticky steering.
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Post by synthedup » Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:40 pm

Joycey wrote:
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:50 pm
ZeroSwayzak wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:21 pm
is this issue the cause of the sticky steering guys?
adjust the ring on the motor, slacken it off a little. That will cure the sticky steering.
Hi Joycey,

I have a question if I may,

I am struggling to see which was i am to more the ring in the motor.

If i am lay under the steering column and way to draw a line at the bottom of the ring, would i more the ring to the front or rear of the car?
Thanks :)

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Post by Jakg » Thu Sep 20, 2018 3:30 pm

synthedup wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 12:40 pm
Joycey wrote:
Thu Jan 18, 2018 4:50 pm
ZeroSwayzak wrote:
Sun Nov 19, 2017 4:21 pm
is this issue the cause of the sticky steering guys?
adjust the ring on the motor, slacken it off a little. That will cure the sticky steering.
Hi Joycey,

I have a question if I may,

I am struggling to see which was i am to more the ring in the motor.

If i am lay under the steering column and way to draw a line at the bottom of the ring, would i more the ring to the front or rear of the car?
Thanks :)
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