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pappyfreebird dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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was posed to be fixed but wasnt ,,thats when did away wid it..so the lucky fug i r ,,,mines still there n werks but thats the issue when i push acc,,fer some reason it fugs up , as the service steering lock comes up n she no start..pulled neg (did clean pos n neg since too) but this resets it , ser now its werked,,whats strange ya kin start all times fine,,but touch acc n bingo she goes to check steer lock mode..kin fug round doors n on off stwitch n might start (been doin a lil test dinking) kin hear the lock unlock (moans) n relock when shut off so doesnt seem to be bound up,,jus thorws steer lock on dic n locks ya out ..97 c5 had the lock out added so wouldnt lock..found one fer 80 bucks 05 ony,,dunno if gonna put it in er wait n whine..any info be preciated
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teebee Re: dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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Like, you, I thought that was fixed with the C6. It sucks that you have to deal with that chit.
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bogus Re: dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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The solution I have heard is to flat out remove it... take the lock servo out of the ignition and tie it up in the dash so it's out of the way and the various computers think its still there.
Posted on: 6/10 19:07
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pappyfreebird Re: dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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yea teebee..had it elimenated on 97 , dunno how it was done when bought it..but wheel never locked n no noise..
bog i hear ya but thats alot of werk ..i jus poped 65 bucks fer the elimenator bypass thing n will wip it in when arrives..but mines never locked me out like ya read bout..mine will ony do this if you use acc in car..tell other day i hit fob hatch unlock put chit away got in n said service steering lock..so i think its jus starting??? if so this bypass will solve fer long as it werks...i read how the voltages werk etc..so its either module er too slow lock mechanism..hopin on lock as then this bypass will cure ..will hafta update when its gits here n is in..should be able jus hit acc to test bypass,,maybe nawt but thats when shows service lock..wait n see fer now..thanks fellas
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pappyfreebird Re: dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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ok rednecks after all my babbles ,,my lil eliminator came in ,,bout 1/2 max was in n werkin fine..so fer anyboy in this sitcheation..mine never did gimme chit in start it was ony if used acc in switch ,,instead of acc itd say service steering column lock,,now wid lil eliminator in place she fires right off as did ,,but now i kin puch acc n it simply sez accessary mode n off n no coumn lock bs..so fer now id say a success..n would venture a hacks guess that since all stock that it may have been the beggining of the lock coumn issues that crop up,,dunno ,,but with by pass it should be bypassed thus done deal
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pappyfreebird Re: dayum 05s still have c5 steering lock
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ps prolly shouldnt be addmittin this but i think i truely spent mo time tryun figure out how git roof off then i did pull cluster to put in the part,,n after a noice ride i prolly spent equal time tryun put said lid back on..hey i kin build a rat rod build a hog from box of chit but i cant git a vete roof off ..oh well i dont like em off i use air so fug me a runnin heyhuh..thanks fer puttin up wid me fellas
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