Steering Hanger Beam Replacement

NOTE:
  • Have an assistant help you when removing and installing the steering hanger beam.
  • Take care not to scratch the dashboard.
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • LHD is shown, RHD is symmetrical.

1.Remove the dashboard

2.Remove these items from the dashboard:


3.Remove the bolts from the dashboard.

 

4.Detach the harness clips.

 

5.From the back of the dashboard, remove the screws.

 

6.From the back of the dashboard, disconnect the tweeter connectors (A) (for some models) from both sides and the glove box light connector (B) (for some models), and detach the harness clips (C) and harness holders (D).

Driver's side: 

Passenger's side: 

7.With the help of an assistant, separate the dashboard (A) and steering hanger been (B).

 

8.Install the beam in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Make sure the dashboard wire harness (C) is not pinched.
  • Make sure the connectors are plugged in properly.