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Unread 11-09-2014, 03:08 PM   #1
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How to remove steering wheel?

I have a 2008 V6 Jeep Grand Cherokee. I need help remove the steering wheel. My Jeep doesnt have screws in the back instead 3 clips? how do it remove the horn cover to get to the air bag

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Unread 11-09-2014, 03:16 PM   #2
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Can I ask, why u r taking off the steering wheel?
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Unread 11-09-2014, 03:57 PM   #3
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Can I ask, why u r taking off the steering wheel?
Can I ask why u r wasting ur time in the WK section?

You should be posting more pics and journal reports of ur trips to Moab and Ouray.......:-P

Lovin it!

I've been glued to ur latest trip report to Ouray! ;-)

Been researching and planning a trip out there for my 40th!!
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:04 PM   #4
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Can I ask why u r wasting ur time in the WK section?
I travel every where.

I've just seen so many people try to take the steering wheel off, when it's off center, that I was curious as to why.

Glad u like the reports, I posted a new one...local trip. Next year I'll post my Rubicon Trail report.
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:12 PM   #5
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I travel every where.

I've just seen so many people try to take the steering wheel off, when it's off center, that I was curious as to why.

Glad u like the reports, I posted a new one...local trip. Next year I'll post my Rubicon Trail report.
I'll keep an eye out for it.

As far as the steering wheel, I agree, not the same with IFS as an SFA set-up.
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:28 PM   #6
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I'll keep an eye out for it.

As far as the steering wheel, I agree, not the same with IFS as an SFA set-up.
True dat.

I would hate to mess with an air bag. Afraid of the "Big bang".... LOL.

I'll just go back to where I belong.....LOL.
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:40 PM   #7
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True dat.

I would hate to mess with an air bag. Afraid of the "Big bang".... LOL.

I'll just go back to where I belong.....LOL.
PM sent. Thx for the reports Jeff! Would love to meet/wheel with you one day!
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:47 PM   #8
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Can I ask, why u r taking off the steering wheel?
Im replacing my cruise control switch and the wiring.
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:48 PM   #9
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I travel every where.

I've just seen so many people try to take the steering wheel off, when it's off center, that I was curious as to why.

Glad u like the reports, I posted a new one...local trip. Next year I'll post my Rubicon Trail report.
Im trying to replace the cruise control switch and wiring.
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Unread 11-09-2014, 04:52 PM   #10
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Im trying to replace the cruise control switch and wiring.
That does not sound like fun.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
Derale Tranny Cooler DieHard Factor 55 Thimble Ten Factory Front Chromo Shafts

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Unread 11-09-2014, 06:08 PM   #11
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I am not afraid to mess with most things on my WK, but the airbags are not one of them. Very sensitive and touchy. If you blow the bag, you'll be shelling out at least a couple thousand $$$ to get it fixed. I'd recommend you put that monkey on someone else's back, and if they screw it up they get to fix it.
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