3. Remove the steering angle sensor mounting bolts,
then remove the steering angle sensor.
NOTE: Take care not to drop the adjusting shim
used between the steering angle sensor and sensor
CAUTION: Take care not to damage or drop the
steering angle sensor as it is sensitive.
2. Connect the 5-P connector to the steering angle
3. Install the steering column covers.
4. Perform the steering angle sensor system check (See
If there is an abnormalty, check the troubleshoot-
ing flowchart (see page 19-96).
1. Install the steering angle sensor by tightening 2 bolts
and make sure the adjusting shim is installed
CAUTION: Do not apply any grease or oil to the ad-
1. Remove the steering column covers.
Steering Angle Sensor Replacement
There is no need to select (replace) the shim when
the steering angle sensor is replaced.
Use the original shim.
Selection (Replacement) of the adjusting shim (for
adjusting the air gap) is required only when the
steering column assembly (without the sensor) is
10 N·m (1.0 kg-m, 7.2 Ib-ft)
Selection of the adjusting shim for the steering angle sensor air gap adjustment.
The adjustment of the air gap between the steering shaft and the steering angle sensor should be carried out
in order to obtain adequate sensor output.
The adjusting shim reference number is stamped on the steering column. Adequate air gap can be kept by select-
ing the adjusting shim with the reference number.
Selection of The Adjusting Shim
Reference Number Locations