Replacing the lock mechanism and took the steering wheel off a 1990 Cutlass Supreme but how do you get the tilt steering out of the way?


Here is what you do. This steering column is square right. and on both sides there are pins that pivot the steering wheel. Take off the steering wheel. Then the turn signal assembly. Keep the screws handy. Take a big flat screw driver, there is a square hole on the bottom right side. Push in and turn. Congratulations you just took out the spring. Next get a dent puller smaller one that the end screws on. Put one of the screws that came from the turn signal assembly in the dent puller. Next thread the screw in the side of the column there are little pins on both sides and use the weight on the puller to knock out the pins. Becarful not to break the selector rod that the ignition gears ride in.