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Old 08-09-2012, 08:15 PM
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this part fell out from underneath the steering column and I have no clue where it came from. I have taken it to the dealer and they couldn't find it on the diagrams for the steering column so my only guess now is that it is part of something that shouldn't come apart, or that it doesn't even belong to my truck. Thanks for the help yall!
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Old 08-11-2012, 10:55 AM
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haha..it kinda looks like a nut sleeve from an ikea piece of furniture!
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Nut sleeve?? Where can I get one of these nut sleeves? I bet that would keep them really warm in the winter time.

I have no idea what that part is, however, I would NOT attempt to use it as a nut sleeve.
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Haha it's not threaded. Everything seems to be working fine so I don't know what it could be from. It looks like some kind of bushing but I don't see anywhere where it could go
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Looks like a light socket, that has lost its bulb and contacts. Usually one you see to light a gauge or switch.
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Looks like a light socket, that has lost its bulb and contacts. Usually one you see to light a gauge or switch.
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agreed with above^^ looks like one of the dash light bulb sockets.
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ill pull the gauge cluster out and check to make sure. all the lights work though
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Looks almost like a pivot for the tilt steering... It's not a light fixture. Those are plastic. Not cast aluminum. Why it fell out is beyond me... Something like that should definitely be pretty well attached somewhere... I'll do some digging and see what I can find.
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That makes sense. I'll tear into it and see what I can find. Let me know if you find. Thanks for the help
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