Make sure the front wheels are aligned straight ahead.
Do the battery terminal disconnection procedure, then wait at least 3 minutes before starting work.
Remove the driver's airbag.
Disconnect the cable reel 20P connector (A) from the cable reel, then remove the steering wheel bolt (B).
Confirm that the front wheels point straight ahead, then remove the steering wheel with a steering wheel puller. Do not tap on the steering wheel or steering column shaft when removing the steering wheel.
Remove the column covers.
Disconnect the cable reel 4P connector (A) and the cable reel 20P connector (B) from the cable reel (C).
Release the lock tab (A) under the cable reel connector with a 90
Click here for an interactive version of this procedure (driver's, passenger's). NOTE: Take care not to scratch the dashboard or its related parts. Pull the upper portion (A) of the s ...
Checking the Battery
Check the battery condition monthly. Look at the test indicator window and check the terminals for corrosion. If your vehicle’s battery is disconnected or goes dead: • The audio system* is d ...