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Old 04-09-2013, 05:08 PM   #11
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When I replaced mine, I had to hit the wheel, (not the center) with a few good blows before it just popped off....
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Old 06-14-2013, 08:51 AM   #12
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I found out from the previous owner that her boyfriend used epoxy when he put on the steering wheel. Does anyone have any idea how I can dissolve or loosen the epoxy to remove the steering wheel?
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Try the following:
-Rock the steering wheel by alternately pushing and pulling one side in towards the dash while pulling and pushing the other side away from the dash. Orient hands at 3 and 9 o'clock, then 6 and 12, 10 and 4, etc.
-Use canned air (refrigerant spray) to freeze the epoxy then try the above tip.
-If all else fails try some paint stripper containing methylene chloride (AKA aircraft stripper) and soak the joint in it. Use sparingly as it melts plastic and will irritate your skin.
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