A step by step on how to restore an old steering wheel.
1 x Old steering wheel
1 x long strip of cardboard/card stock
1 x long strip of leather/suede/alcantara
Step 1: Inspection
Steering wheel seen better days?
You can reupholster the wheel on or off the car.
Taking it off makes things a bit easier, but is optional.
To remove your steering wheel:
Please proceed with caution...
Head to your local mechanic if you're having trouble.
*Disconnect the battery*
Unplug the necessary cables (airbag etc)
Remove the horn cover (Screws behind the steering wheel)
Remove the bolt on the center of the wheel.
Remove steering wheel.