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I disconnected Battery to replace clock spring. Horn not working and airbag light off. Reconnected battery + 1st then -. Horn sounded. (not alarm) pulled - back off, removed horn fuse, reconnected. replaced fuse. airbag light off horn not working at steering wheel. Sounds when remote locking. What is the deal?

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    Eric Waldenmaier May 29, 2014

    Every time I disconnect the battery this was happening???? I figured it out by removing the Horn relay when connecting the battery. All working as expected. I am happy I got it worked out

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Clock springs are a trouble in and of their own. the reason the horn is sounding when you use the alarm fob is because it engages the horn on its own circuit. The best ideas I can come up with is either 1. The clock switch/spring is shifting when the wheel is replaced. (More common)
2. The clock spring is not faulty, and something else in the curcuit is bad. (Least likely)

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You may of forgot to plug back in the ground wire that connects to the horn bracket under the air bag. It's just a single wire and should have a tiny black connector on the end of it.

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if you check the wire that comes from the horn button to the relay for voltage when the horn is pushed and have voltage then you have a bad relay,if not then you probably have bad contacts in the horn pad area or even the clock spring itself.

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Sounds like it. Can't you take the horn pad off.

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