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Steering wheel removal

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Danny Cawsey, Mar 31, 2014.

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    How hard is it to remove the steering wheel? is there anything to know other then disconnecting the battery etc
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    You changing yours or just re adjusting it etc?
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    I bet he's got a lighter race one ;-)
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    10 points :)
    So I'm guessing its pretty straight forward? has anyone els recently done this?
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    yeah couple of weeks ago, like you say disconnect battery and leave it for half hour or so, then it's a couple of torx screws behind the wheel to remove the airbag etc, unclip it's electrical connection and then I think it was an M12 spline bit to remove the wheel itself.
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    Ok mate, thanks
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    Anyway fitting this isnt important, pics are. What did you go for?
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    hahah just went for a cheap deep dish ebay one like this.
    $T2eC16h,!y4FI,CVhHHJBSRYiE)nKg~~60_35.JPG
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