Honda Accord: Steering Wheel Rotational Play Check - Steering - Steering - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Steering Wheel Rotational Play Check

1. Set the front wheels in the straight ahead position.

2. Measure how far you can turn the steering wheel left and right without moving the front wheels.

-If the play is within the limit, the steering gearbox and the steering linkages are OK.

-If the play exceeds the limit, adjust the rack guide (see page 17-17). If the play is still excessive after rack guide adjustment, inspect the steering linkage and steering gearbox (see page 17-5).

Rotational'play; 0—10 mm (0—0.39 In)

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    Power Assist Check
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