Dodge Omni/Horizon/Rampage 1978-1989 Repair Guide

Steering Wheel

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Remove the horn button and horn switch.
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Fig. Fig. 1 Remove the horn button from the steering wheel



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Fig. Fig. 2 Using a flat-bladed tool, remove the screws on the horn switch



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Fig. Fig. 3 Next remove the horn switch from the wheel

  1. Remove the steering wheel nut.
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Fig. Fig. 4 Unscrew the wheel nut

  1. Mark the location of the wheel and shaft for installation.
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Fig. Fig. 5 Mark the location of the wheel and shaft for installation

  1. Using a steering wheel puller, remove the steering wheel.
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Fig. Fig. 6 Install a steering wheel puller on the shaft



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Fig. Fig. 7 Pull the wheel off of the steering shaft

To install:

  1. Align the master serration in the wheel hub with the missing tooth on the shaft. Tighten the shaft nut to 60 ft. lbs. (81 Nm).
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WARNING
Do not tighten the nut against the steering column lock or damage will occur.

  1. Install the horn switch and button.
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