Drivers air bag removal

Tiny
ADRIANTHOMPSON
  • 1997 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT
  • 208,000 MILES

Hi how do I remove my divers airbag from my 1997 b5 passat so I can remove my steering wheel?

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 11:33 AM

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Tiny
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Remove the battery cable and let it sit for 5 minutes.

The air bag is secured by bolts behind the steering wheel. Be very careful not to break any connectors.

Roy

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 11:53 AM
Tiny
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Removal is not the proble. Installation would. Improper installation would damage the cable reel.

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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 AT 12:52 PM

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