Most steering columns are collapsible. When replacing the wheel, do not hammer or exert any force against the column or the column could be irreparably damaged.
REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
Fig. Fig. 1 Standard steering wheel installation
Fig. Fig. 2 A driver or ratchet should be used to loosen the horn pad retaining screws
Fig. Fig. 3 With the screws removed, pull the horn pad from the steering wheel in order to access the wiring
Fig. Fig. 4 Loosen and remove the wheel retaining nut