How to Replace Driver Steering Wheel Airbag on Nissan Quest

How to Replace Driver Steering Wheel Airbag on Nissan Quest

Difficulty: Intermediate

This guide provides instructions on how to remove the steering wheel and airbag on Nissan vehicles.

 

What you will need

Procedure

  1. Park the Nissan and apply the parking brakes. 
  2. Open the hood and disconnect the negative battery terminal. Wait for five minutes before working on any airbag component.

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  3. Remove Nissan driver's airbag. There are two bolts on the side of the steering wheel that you need to remove. How to remove airbag on Nissan Qashaqi Note Versa Rouge Tiida D40 Titan Micra Almera Primera Altima Maxima Murano
  4. Once the two bolts are removed, you can pull the airbag out. 
  5. Watch the video on how to remove the Nissan steering wheel. 
  6. Loosen up the steering wheel 19mm center bolt and remove the steering wheel. How to remove the steering wheel on Nissan Qashaqi Note Versa Rouge Tiida D40 Titan Micra Almera Primera Altima Maxima Murano  2003 2004 20005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
  7. Unplug the wires from the steering wheel. 
  8. Watch the video on how to remove the Nissan steering wheel. 
  9. Install the new steering wheel in reverse order. Tighten the steering wheel center bolt to 34Nm or as recommended by the manufacturer. how to remove nissan air bag
  10. Watch the video on how to install the Nissan steering wheel. 
  11. Install the driver airbag. Connect the wire harness first, then secure the airbag in the steering wheel using the two side TORX bolts. Tighten the TORX bolts to 9.5 Nm.  Install Nissan airbagWatch the video on how to install a Nissan driver airbag. 
  12. Connect the negative terminal. Start the Nissan and ensure the airbag light is off. If the light is still on, an airbag OBD2 scanner that can read Nissan codes is required to read and clear the codes. Nissan airbag light on


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