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jazzmaster, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Chevy
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Experience:  ASE .AUTO TECH FOR THIRTY-FIVE YRS,ELCTRICAL,FUEL INJECTION ETC.
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steering wheel from a 2001 2500 hd Silverado..airbag

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Anyone know how to remove the steering wheel from a 2001 2500 hd Silverado? I would like to replace the wheel but I'm unsure how to remove the airbag.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  jazzmaster replied 7 years ago.
hi,Turn the steering wheel until the vehicle's wheels are straight,Turn OFF the ignition, <li>Remove the key from the ignition. <strong>IMPORTANT:</strong> With the AIR BAG Fuse removed and the ignition ON, the AIR BAG indicator illuminates. This is normal operation and does not indicate an SIR system malfunction. </li><li>Remove the AIR BAG Fuse from the fuse block. </li><li>Remove the connector position assurance (CPA) from the steering wheel module yellow 2-way connector located at the base of the steering column. </li><li>Disconnect the steering wheel module yellow 2-way connector located at the base of the steering column,disconnect the negative battery post and wait at least 10 minutes. </li><li>there are 2 bolts in the back side of the steering wheel remove these and gently pull out the airbag and disconnect the wiring to the air bag...guy</li><p> </p>