4-118. STEERING WHEEL REPLACEMENT (Continued).
c. Remove the steering wheel mounting nut (3).
d. Remove steering wheel (4) using steering wheel
a. Install the steering wheel (4) with the narrow
spoke (with the word TOP) at the 12 o'clock
position. Install the steering wheel mounting nut
(3) and torque to 75-80 ft-lb (102- 108 N.m).
b. Install the retainer ring (2).
c. Connect the horn wire to the horn button (I) and
install the horn button.
d. Connect battery cables.
4-119. STEERING COLUMN REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
General Mechanics Tool Kit
Steering Column (489574C91)
Para. Condition Description
4-118 Steering Wheel Removed
General Safety Instructions
Transmission in (N) neutral.
Parking brake set.
Install the steering wheel mounting nut
(3) to prevent the steering column from
sliding out of the steering column
a. Remove the pinch bolt (1) from the yoke (2) at
the steering gear.
b. Remove five screws and steering column trim
c. Remove the electrical connectors and wiring
from the steering column housing (5).
d. Remove the three screws (6) attaching the
steering column rubber seal (7) to the floor
e. Remove the four bolts, washers and nuts (8)
attaching the steering column housing (5) to the
steering column support bracket (9). Tilt the
steering column assembly to the side and re-
move it from the vehicle.