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Steering Wheel Removal

Discussion in '"Stock" Alpine' started by Jeffrey.Sweeney, Oct 24, 2020.

  1. Jeffrey.Sweeney

    Jeffrey.Sweeney Platinum Level Sponsor

    Does anyone know off the top of their head the size of the nut that holds the steering wheel to the upper shaft in an S2?

    It's bigger than any socket I have so I'm going to buy the correct size. I don't want to buy a full set so I'm asking if anyone knows.
     
  2. DanR

    DanR Diamond Level Sponsor

    It takes a one inch socket.....
     
  3. DanR

    DanR Diamond Level Sponsor

    Word of caution.....be extremely carefully and patient removing and replacing.

    Lubricate well.

    NEVER Hammered on the end/threads because they are fine and thin
     
  4. Alpine Addict

    Alpine Addict Platinum Donor Diamond Level Sponsor

    Leave the nut on a few threads when removing as it can come loose and hit you in the face.
     
  5. Jeffrey.Sweeney

    Jeffrey.Sweeney Platinum Level Sponsor

    Sounds like the voice of experience. LOL. Thanks for the tip.
     

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