Use the same procedure for RHD and LHD vehicles.
The procedure listed below is for LHD vehicles.
REMOVE STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY
Remove the steering wheel Click here.
REMOVE LOWER NO. 2 STEERING COLUMN COVER (for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column)
Detach the 4 claws and remove the lower No. 2 steering column cover.
REMOVE LOWER STEERING COLUMN COVER
REMOVE UPPER STEERING COLUMN COVER
REMOVE SPIRAL CABLE SUB-ASSEMBLY
Disconnect the connectors from the spiral cable.
When handling the airbag connector, take care not to damage the airbag wire harness.
Detach the 3 claws and remove the spiral cable.
Do not replace the spiral cable sub-assembly when the ignition switch is ON and the battery cable is connected.
Do not rotate the spiral cable when the ignition switch is ON and the battery cable is connected.
Make sure the steering wheel is installed and centered before rotating the steering angle sensor when performing steering angle sensor operation inspections (inspecting for abnormal noise, diagnosis inspections, etc.).
Do not remove the steering angle sensor from the spiral cable.