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Step-by-step procedure on how to replace the steering wheel on a 2012-2017 Toyota Camry XV50.

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What you will need

Procedure

  1. Remove the airbag. If you need help with this step follow the tutorial first.
  2. Let someone hold the steering wheel and loosen the 19mm nut on the steering column using a 19mm socket wrench.Loosening the 19mm nut on the steering column.

     

  3. Remove the 19mm bolt by hand.Removing the 19mm nut by hand.

     

  4. Draw lines on the steering column and steering wheel to easily distinguish the center when installing the new steering wheel.Placing marks on the steering wheel and steering column.

     

  5. Disconnect the electrical connector of the steering wheel and cruise control by pushing the clip and pulling the connector out.Disconnecting the steering wheel's electrical connectors.

     

    Disconnecting the steering wheel's electrical connectors.
  6. Pull the steering wheel out and feed off the cables of the airbag connectors.Removing the steering wheel of the Toyota Camry XV50.

     

    Removing the steering wheel of the Toyota Camry XV50.
  7. Do not twist/turn the clock spring to prevent the vehicle from having traction control issues or other issues caused by the clockspring.The clock spring of the Toyota Camry XV50.

     

  8. Install the new/replacement steering wheel into the vehicleInstalling the new steering wheel of the Toyota Camry XV50.

    Line up the marks on the steering wheel and steering column.

  9. Add some thread locker on the nut and install it back to the steering column. Tighten the nut with its proper torque specification.Adding some threadlocker on the 19mm nut.

     

  10. Reconnect the two electrical connectors on the steering wheel.
  11. Reinstall the airbag.Installing the new steering wheel airbag.

 

2012-2017 Toyota Camry Remove Steering Wheel Step-by-step procedure on how to replace the steering wheel on a 2012-2017 Toyota Camry XV50.