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1999 chevy tahoe: removal of drivers airbag..figuring..clips

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i need scematics for removal...
i need scematics for removal of drivers airbag for 1999 chevey tahoe having problems figuring out clips
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  • this is the way to remove the air bag from the steering wheel
  • Turn the ignition switch to the ON position to unlock the steering wheel.
    Object Number: 309830  Size: SH
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  • Turn the steering wheel 90 degrees so the side of the SIR module is at the 12 o'clock position in order to gain access to the access holes behind the steering wheel.
    Object Number: 245788  Size: SH
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  • Insert a screwdriver into each access hole and push the leaf spring to release the pin that retains the inflator module.
    Object Number: 288763  Size: SH
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  • Turn the steering wheel 180 degrees to gain access to the remaining access holes.
  • Insert a screwdriver into each access hole and push the leaf spring to release the pin that retains the inflator module.
    Object Number: 245799  Size: SH
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  • Tilt the top of the inflator module rearward to gain access to the SIR wiring
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