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Grand Am GT Cruise Control

I have a 2003 Grand Am Gt....the crusie control has broken that is mounted on the steering wheel. I have the part but seems that you need to get in behind the steering wheel to mount the new one. Does the face off the sterring wheel come off or how do I go about replacing the piece??? Any suggestions

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    One suggestion, make DAMN sure you disarm the airbag by the book, if it goes off when you unbolt it and disconnect the wire harness it will really ruin your day.

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The face of the steering wheel does come off. In the back of the steering wheel there should be two holes if you feel around for them. In those holes are screws that hold the face on, just undo those screws and the face should come off. After that DO MAKE SURE YOU UNPLUG THE AIRBAG. You don't want the going off in your face.

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