How to Install a Steering Wheel Spinner Knob

January 27, 2012

Don't let a disability hinder you from driving. Learn how to install a steering wheel spinner knob.There is no one-size-fits-all steering wheel spinner knob. There are many different types and styles to choose from that you need to first find what is best for you. Steering wheel spinner knobs make disabled driving easier and safer for both the driver and passengers. Once you've decided to make the purchase, the next thing you need to know is how to install the steering wheel hand controls and knobs.

Tools and Supplies Needed

  • Steering Wheel Spinner Knob Kit
  • Screwdriver 
  • Electrical Tape

1 - Check Your Laws First

Find out through your local DMV if your state allows you to install and use steering wheel spinner knobs. In some states, these are considered illegal.

2 - Install It

Once you have picked one up, read the instructions and see if you will need any extra items. Begin the process of installing it. Be careful with the wiring and make sure that it is in tightly. You do not want it to be loose, or there will be a risk of fire. Follow all safety instructions as issued.

3 - Finish

After the wiring has been done, tighten all screws and test whether the wheel spinner knob works well. If not, go over and make sure that it is installed correctly. Once you are done, double check your work to make sure that no wires or anything are out of proper place.