I have a column lock problem with my 1998 corvette

fleetfoot76
20

Asked by fleetfoot76 Apr 17, 2013 at 01:18 PM about the 1998 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The column lock  warning is on.  The engine dies when put into gear and I let off the brake.  The recall
repair was done in 2005 under a different owner.  I can't find anyone to repair and what my options are.  
Can you help me?

3 Answers

judge_roy
Not Active

pull the steering wheel, replace the lock with one that works, find out why in the hell it's jammin'.....da ta da da da~

fleetfoot76
20

Mark, nothing is jamming. The steering wheel turns freely. Thanks

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
Denis Sagendorf
395

YOU DIDN'T SAY WHAT THE RECALL WAS, ALSO I'M GUESSING YOU HAVE AN AUTOMATIC. SOUNDS KIND OF LIKE THE SAFETY KILL SWITCH THAT WON'T LET THE CAR START IN GEAR. OR WITHOUT THE CLUTCH DISENGAGED. CROSS WIRES, BAD RELAY, BARE WIRE SHORT. IF YOU CAN CONTACT THE FORMER OWNER, SEE WHAT IF ANY THING WAS WORKED ON BEFORE. GOOD LUCK!!!!

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • remove steering column 1 answer

    how do i remove the steering column from a 1954 corvette

    1954 Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • lock on radio 3 answers

    Hi - I have purchased a 1998 corvette. I am not able to turn the radio on. There is an error message on the display "LOC". How do I get this corrected? thanks,

    1998 Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 1986 corvette overheating problem. 25 answers

    My corvette is overheating after replacing the gaskets on the intake manifold and cleaning everything else out. I replaced the thermostat, fuel injectors, IAC. I put it all back together and it starts...

    1986 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • what do i do to fix my service colum alarm.please help 1 answer

    its a 2002 corvett my sevice colum lock is in theft mold when i put it in gear it get up to 15 mph it shuts off.....HELP

    2002 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • corvettes 10 answers

    I have wanted to buy a new corvette for a while,but now I see so many low mileage c6 vettes for sell.Is there any certain reasons or problems to be aware of??

    Chevrolet Corvette

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Corvette
Looking for a Used Corvette in your area?
CarGurus has 12,368 nationwide Corvette listings starting at $2,500.
ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Corvette Questions

Chevrolet Corvette Experts

#1 califcarson
califcarson
Reputation 1,110
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,070
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 900
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro"
478 Great Deals out of 30,343 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford Mustang"
764 Great Deals out of 31,566 listings starting at $1,800
Used Porsche 911"
138 Great Deals out of 4,206 listings starting at $11,950
Used Dodge Viper"
360 listings starting at $26,990
Used BMW M3"
42 Great Deals out of 1,096 listings starting at $4,199
Used Jeep Wrangler"
393 Great Deals out of 42,476 listings starting at $1,800
Used BMW 3 Series"
974 Great Deals out of 37,762 listings starting at $1,500
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class"
110 Great Deals out of 2,968 listings starting at $4,595
Used Porsche Boxster"
60 Great Deals out of 1,745 listings starting at $3,985
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500"
1,697 Great Deals out of 133,235 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2015 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 1,654 listings starting at $54,900
2014 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
33 Great Deals out of 928 listings starting at $48,900
2013 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 434 listings starting at $29,944
2012 Chevrolet Corvette For Sale
12 Great Deals out of 330 listings starting at $28,985