XC90 AWD V8-4.4L VIN 85 B8444S (2005)
Steering Mounted Controls Communication Module: Service and Repair
Steering Wheel Module
Steering wheel module
Note! Disconnect the battery lead.
Note! Wait three minutes before starting work.
Ignition on to turn the steering wheel to the correct position.
Removing the steering wheel module
Turn the steering wheel a 1/4 turn so that the two holes on the rear of the steering wheel are accessible.
Insert a screwdriver in the hole on the rear at right angles to the reverse of the steering wheel.
Put the screwdriver point against the top of the spring clip as illustrated.
Pry the screwdriver up against the upper edge of the hole (2) so that the point of the screwdriver presses down the catch (1) until the catch releases.
Turn the steering wheel a 1/2 turn in the opposite direction. Repeat the process on the other side.
Turn the steering wheel to the neutral position.
Fold out the steering wheel module.