32 33 000 

Necessary preliminary tasks:

Remove airbag unit

Move steering wheel/wheels to straight-ahead position

Removing and installing, replacing steering wheel BMW 3 E46

Release screw.

Tightening torque 32 33 1AZ:

Type Thread Tightening specification Torque
1AZ Steering wheel to steering column
E12, E21, E24, E23, E28, E30 Nut 80 Nm
E31, E32, E34, E36, E38, E39, E46, E52, E53, E60, E61, E63, E64, E65, E66, E67, E83, E85, E86 Screw 62.5 N

Unfasten plug connection.

Remove steering wheel.

Removing and installing, replacing steering wheel BMW 3 E46

Installation:

Move wheels to straight-ahead position.

Align steering wheel using marking to steering column and attach. The retaining pins must also appear in the openings in the steering wheel.

Replacement only:

Remove cover with multifunction unit switch.