Toyota Camry Clock Spring Replacement Guide
Need to replace the clock spring of your Toyota Camry? By following the procedures below, you will learn how to replace the clock spring on a Toyota Camry XV50 2012-2017.
What you will need
- Philips Screwdriver
Remove the airbag on the steering wheel. If you need help with this step, follow these procedures to remove the airbag.
Remove the steering wheel. If you need help with this step, follow these procedures for removing the steering wheel.
Remove the two screws holding the upper and lower plastic trims of the steering column by using a Philips screwdriver and twisting it counterclockwise.
Pull the lower plastic trim out of the steering column.
Pull the upper plastic trim up and out of the steering column.
Push the clips above and on the lower right side of the clock spring to unlock the clips holding the clock spring.
Once the clock spring pop’s out, pull the clock spring out of the vehicle.
Disconnect the three electrical connectors of the clock spring by pressing the clip and pulling the connector out. The yellow connector has a different clip; simply pull down the clip to unlock the connector, push the clip, and pull the connector out to disconnect.
Line up the new clock spring and push it in to lock the clips holding to the clock spring.
Reconnect the three electrical connectors of the clock spring by pushing the connectors back to their connection port. For the yellow connector, push the clip up to lock the connector.
Line up the upper and lower plastic trim back to the steering column. Then press them together to set them into place.
Reinstall the two screws on the plastic trim by twisting the Philips screwdriver clockwise.
Reinstall the steering wheel. If you need help with this step, follow these procedures for installing the steering wheel.
Airbag SRS Light On
If the Airbag Light is on after replacing the clock spring, you can use the YOUCANIC Full System Scanner to reset the Airbag Light. This scanner can also read and clear fault codes through every vehicle’s control module.
We hope you find the Toyota Camry Clock Spring Replacement Guide helpful. Check these troubleshooting and repair guides for more help on your Toyota.