Filed Under (Subaru) by admin on 04-01-2011
Steering Roll Connector Lot Number Verification 1) Start the engine and rotate the steering wheel 90 degrees from a straight-ahead position (either left or right rotation). Turn the ignition switch to the OFF position 2) Adjust the tilt position to the lowest position and lock the tilt lever. Remove the upper steering column cover screw on one side, rotate the steering wheel 90 degrees and remove the screw on the other side. 3) Release the claws and detach the steering column lower cover. 4) Confirm the steering roll connector lot number located on the left side of the connector. Affected Lot numbers Steering Roll Connectors requiring replacement were produced on or before October 13, 2009. Target Lot Numbers: 9X13A or before. How to read the Steering roll connector Lot number: Lot #: Five Characters Steering roll connector replacement 1) Position the front wheels straight ahead. (After moving vehicle 5 m (16 ft) or more with front wheels positioned straight ahead, make sure that the vehicle moves straight ahead). 2) Record preset radio stations 3) Turn the ignition switch to OFF. 4) Disconnect the ground cable from the battery and wait at least 60 seconds before proceeding. 5) Remove the driver’s airbag module assembly. A TORX® T40 is required. Loosen the two TORX® bolts on the sides of the steering wheel.