Asked in Plymouth Voyager
Does the Clock spring in the steering column of a 96 Grand Cherokee limited control the cruise controls and the stereo controls on the steering wheel?
It doesn't control anything. It is the connection for the cruise switches, horn switch, radio controls(if equipped) and airbag that allow the steering wheel to turn and there to still be a connection. ...
What does the clock spring do on a Chevy Suburban?
It maintains an electrical connection through the steering column to steering wheel mounted componts like the airbag, horn, and other wheel mounted controls. I know cause I just broke mine. ...
Asked in Chrysler Town and Country, Radio
How do you repair the steering wheel radio controls on a 1999 Chrysler Town and Country?
if your airbag light is on and your horn doesn't work you most likely would have to change your clock spring for your airbag .then your speed control, horn and radio will work and the air bag light will go off. ...
Asked in Alarm Systems
Why does your airbag light flash on my1995 e-250 van?
Airbag is disabled. Possible broken spring under the steering wheel or bad connection. ...
Asked in Kia Spectra
Airbag light stays on on your 2006 Kia Spectra?
Hi, the faulty part is called a clock spring and it is located inside the steering column. It is a device that allows the steering wheel to be turned without losing electrical contact with the airbag sensor in the steering wheel. Do not try to replace it yourself, take it to the garage, but do have it replaced as your airbag is likely non-functional. Ray ...
How do you replace sensor for horn in steering wheel 1996 cavalier?
A person removes the airbag, and then the steering wheel with a steering wheel puller. Then pull out the sensor and clock spring, replace both, and replace the steering wheel and the airbag.Ê ...
Asked in Chevy S-10
What do you have to do when you put a new clock spring in a 2004 Chevy S10 How do you set the clock spring?
start by removing the airbag assembly which will be attached by four screws on the back side of the steering wheel. Usually these are small torx bit screws. Once that is done you can carefully remove the airbag and then undo the wiring from the airbag (with the ignition OFF) After that remove the steering wheel insert and the clock spring is on the back side. Carefully remove it as to not damage the plastic retainer. Reverse these steps for install. ...
Asked in Car Horns, Lincoln Navigator
Why will the horn and controls on the steering wheel not work on a 1999Lincoln Navigator?
The "clock spring" is broken would be my guess.
Asked in Ford Expedition
How do you change the clock spring on 2001 ford expedition?
Disconnect negative battery terminal. Allow 2-3 minutes for left over current to drain from airbag. Remove steering column trim piece. Remove airbag bolts behind steering wheel. Unplug airbag and remove. Remove steering wheel dampner. Remove big nut in center of steering wheel. Using a puller, remove steering wheel. Disconnect clock spring wireing harness. Remove any bolts holding clock spring in place. Remove old clock spring and replace with new. Repeat steps backwards for re installation. Hope this helps. There are also a couple...
Asked in Dodge Dakota
1998 Dodge Dakota Disconnected steering wheel column shaft from bulkhead firewall and dropped it How do you reset the clock spring for the airbag system?
If everything is plugged in and working the airbag system will reset itself. ...
Your airbag light is blinking 4blinks then 1blink on your 1995 t-bird 46 v8?
i had the same problem, it's probably your clock spring. its under the steering wheel and it controls the horn, cruise control and airbag. it also could just be a bad sensor or something. Depends if ur cruise control and horn still work. ...
96 ford windstar If Your airbag clock spring is open what does that mean and how can you close it?
that mean the clock spring is bad and you need to replace it is behin the steering wheel is a round plastic box. ...
Asked in Chevy Corvette
Who do you remove the horn button from a 1982 Corvette?
You must first remove the airbag. This has to be done following directions from a service manual. If you do it incorrectly the airbag can be set off. If your horn isn't working it is probably the spring loaded button in the steering wheel behind the airbag. The plastic keeper breaks and the spring won't hold the button down. ...
Asked in Buick Rendezvous
The radiocd player steering wheel controls stopped working on your 2003 buick rendezvous How do you get them working again?
Most likely replace the clock spring. Or check all plugs going to the stereo unit including inside the Steering wheel. Be sure to disconnect negative battery terminal for 2 minutes before opening the steering wheel for safety reasons regarding the airbag if fitted. ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs, GMC Jimmy
Gmc jimmy air bag clock spring how to replace it?
The clockspring is replaced by removing the airbag, and by removing the steering wheel. From there disconnect the old clock spring, and put in the new clock spring, and replace everything in reverse order. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why did my horn and cruse control go out at the same time?
You didn't mention the year, make and model of your vehicle but, if those controls are located in the steering wheel, the "clock spring" is probably at fault. The "clock spring" transfers the electrical connections from the rotating steering wheel to the steering column. ...
Asked in Dodge Caravan, Dodge Grand Caravan
What is a clock spring on a 2000 Dodge Caravan?
It is the item under the steering wheel that provides the electrical connection to the airbag, horn, and cruise switches while allowing everyhing to turn. It is the item under the steering wheel that provides the electrical connection to the airbag, horn, and cruise switches while allowing everyhing to turn. ...
Asked in Lincoln
What could cause a 2002 Lincoln ls airbag light to stay on and cruise control to malfunction?
Most likely it a broken or malfunctioning clock spring in your steering column ...
Asked in Lincoln
Where is the clockspring located in a 1995 Lincoln town car?
Clock spring controls all functions located on the steering wheel as well as the air bags in the steering wheel and passenger side air bag & is located in the steering column behind the steering wheel. ...