replaced with tuff wheel no horn now

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  1. Slappy

    Slappy Well-Known Member

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    Replaced my original steering wheel with an original tuff wheel. I have no horn now. Do these wheels have different horn contacts or something? All I put on was the adapter and wheel. I think something is different in the contact.
     
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    I guessin you cant hear the relay, cause you got no contact at the ring, is the spring and pin still in place?,....Don't forget you can of "BEEP BEEP"...
     
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    im going to take it apart today and post pix of what I have.
     
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    i put a grant repo tuff wheel on my dart. used the same horn pieces as the stock wheel had. maybe you have a bad wire somewhere. should have been a straight forward swap.


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    yeah I thought so to. Horn worked on the old wheel. Ill post what I find. I read something somewhere about a different contact or something.
     
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    a wire didnt get pinched did it?
     
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    not sure about the wire. When I get home I am going to remove the wheel and look at the situation.
     
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    yea. has to be something stupid..
     
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    Abody Joe said it! Something stupid! The tuff wheel adapter I got was freshly painted. Hmm guess what they painted?? The ring that rides on the contact. Power couldnt make it through the paint. So I just wanted to post the fix. Man I feel stupid.