SPIRAL CABLE REMOVAL

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedure for RHD and LHD vehicles.

  • The procedure listed below is for LHD vehicles.


  1. REMOVE STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY


    1. Remove the steering wheel Click here.

  2. REMOVE LOWER NO. 2 STEERING COLUMN COVER (for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column)

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    1. Detach the 4 claws and remove the lower No. 2 steering column cover.

  3. REMOVE LOWER STEERING COLUMN COVER


    1. for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Remove the lower steering column cover Click here.

    2. for Manual Tilt and Manual Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Remove the lower steering column cover Click here.

  4. REMOVE UPPER STEERING COLUMN COVER


    1. for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Remove the upper steering column cover Click here.

    2. for Manual Tilt and Manual Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Remove the upper steering column cover Click here.

  5. REMOVE SPIRAL CABLE SUB-ASSEMBLY


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      Disconnect the connectors from the spiral cable.

      Note

      When handling the airbag connector, take care not to damage the airbag wire harness.

    2. Detach the 3 claws and remove the spiral cable.

      Note


      • 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.