SPIRAL CABLE INSTALLATION

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedure for RHD and LHD vehicles.

  • The procedure listed below is for LHD vehicles.


  1. INSTALL SPIRAL CABLE SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. Check that the ignition switch is off.

    2. Check that the cable is disconnected from the negative (-) battery terminal.

      CAUTION:

      Wait at least 90 seconds after disconnecting the cable from the negative (-) battery terminal to disable the SRS system.

    3. Attach the 3 claws to install the spiral cable sub-assembly.

      CAUTION:

      When replacing the spiral cable sub-assembly with a new one, remove the lock pin before installing the steering wheel assembly.

    4. Connect the connectors to the spiral cable sub-assembly.

      Note

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

  2. INSTALL UPPER STEERING COLUMN COVER


    1. for Manual Tilt and Manual Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Install the upper steering column cover Click here.

    2. for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Install the upper steering column cover Click here.

  3. INSTALL LOWER STEERING COLUMN COVER


    1. for Manual Tilt and Manual Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Install the lower steering column cover Click here.

    2. for Power Tilt and Power Telescopic Steering Column:


      1. Install the lower steering column cover Click here.

  4. TURN FRONT WHEELS TO FACE STRAIGHT AHEAD

  5. ADJUST SPIRAL CABLE SUB-ASSEMBLY


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      Rotate the spiral cable sub-assembly with steering sensor counterclockwise slowly by hand until it feels firm.

      CAUTION:

      Do not turn the spiral cable sub-assembly with steering sensor by the airbag wire harness.

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      Text in Illustration
      *A w/o Steering Heater
      *B w/ Steering Heater
      *1 Alignment Mark
      *2 Colored Part
      *3 Flat Cable

      Rotate the spiral cable sub-assembly with steering sensor clockwise approximately 2.5 turns to align the marks so that the colored part or the flat cable shown in the illustration is visible.

      CAUTION:

      Do not turn the spiral cable sub-assembly with steering sensor by the airbag wire harness.

      Tech Tips

      The spiral cable sub-assembly with steering sensor can be rotated approximately 2.5 turns to both the left and right from the center position.

  6. INSTALL STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY


    1. Install the steering wheel assembly Click here.