STEERING WHEEL (for Sedan) > REMOVAL

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CAUTION:
Some of these service operations affect the SRS airbag system. Read the precautionary notices concerning the SRS airbag system before servicing (Click here).


1. DISCONNECT CABLE FROM NEGATIVE BATTERY TERMINAL


2. PLACE FRONT WHEELS FACING STRAIGHT AHEAD


3. REMOVE STEERING PAD


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  1. Using "Torx" socket wrench T30, loosen the 2 bolts completely.

  1. Pull the steering pad toward you.



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  1. Using a thin-bladed screwdriver, release the locking button.

  1. Using a thin-bladed screwdriver, disconnect the 2 connectors.

  1. Detach the horn terminal.



4. REMOVE STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY


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  1. Remove the nut and place matchmarks on the steering wheel assembly and steering column assembly.



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  1. Using SST, remove the steering wheel assembly.

    NOTICE:
    Apply a small amount of grease to the threads and tip of the SST center bolt before using.