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Old 21 Jun 2007, 05:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Steering wheel removal

how the heck do i take off the steering wheel on an early model wrx? its the nardi type. id taken off the cover and horn and undone the nut and it wont budge. help please
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Old 22 Jun 2007, 03:49 PM   #2 (permalink)
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give it a good yank.


ps. remeber to keep nut on last bit of thread, u dont want to knock yerself out.
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Old 22 Jun 2007, 09:47 PM   #3 (permalink)
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give it a good yank.


ps. remeber to keep nut on last bit of thread, u dont want to knock yerself out.
Lol I did that the first time I took it off, walked around with a bruise on my nose for a week

Its a classic mistake
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Old 23 Jun 2007, 10:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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do i have to undo all those funny looking screws or is it just the big bolt
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Old 23 Jun 2007, 07:46 PM   #5 (permalink)
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havnt done one with nardi steering wheel but done leggacy, 94 imp and 98 imp. removed airbags/horn etc then just the nut. post a piccy. if u have airbag u should centre the roll connector as well after removing. yanking it in the correct direction will make a good difference.

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centre the roll connector?
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sorry, u dont have airbags so irrelevent. my mistake. roll connector allows for electrical link to airbag throughout steering wheel movment.
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Old 24 Jun 2007, 05:04 PM   #8 (permalink)
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ah ok. still not coming off though
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Old 24 Jun 2007, 07:27 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Done it! WooHoo!
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Old 21 Nov 2007, 02:26 PM   #10 (permalink)
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does anyone know what the correct tool is for removing the torx type bolts??
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Old 26 Nov 2007, 08:13 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Get a torx ratchet set I guess mate, not seen the bolts in question but guessing something like.......


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