User Tag List

Thanks Thanks:  0
Likes Likes:  0
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 28

Thread: Pre-face steering wheel / face lift

  1. #1
    Regular Member ROCKATANSKY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    suffolk
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    4 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default Pre-face steering wheel / face lift

    Does anyone know if the steering wheel on the facelift SRi is a little smaller and chunkier than the pre? I think It's too big in mine and it's getting on my tits! Also would air bag be interchangeable?

  2. #2
    Regular Member Dan_BlackSRi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Lancashire
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : Vectra SRi

    Trim : XP1

    Engine : 1.9 CDTi 150

    Year : 2007

    Mileage : 66000

    Default

    The wheels are smaller and chunkier yes, they "can" be interchangable, but you would need a facelift airbag, as yours wouldn't fit.

  3. #3
    Regular Member crespo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Bournemouth
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    surely it is not as simple as just changing them over.

  4. #4
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Milton Keynes
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    im pretty sure they arent that easy, they have scrolls on the facelift and buttons on the pre facelift, so theyre not compatiable without alot of hassle...

  5. #5
    Regular Member ROCKATANSKY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    suffolk
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    4 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Mine has the scrolls. Would the airbag be compatible with the loom

  6. #6
    Regular Member decks's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    nothern ireland
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : 2.0t btcc




    Default

    i have a prefacelift with scrolls

  7. #7
    Regular Member crespo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Bournemouth
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    if you have a pre face with scrollers you can change the wheel if you have a preface with buttons it is not worth the hassle.

    And the airbag from a button steering wheel is different to a wheel with scrollers so you cant just swap them over.

  8. #8
    Regular Member crespo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Bournemouth
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ROCKATANSKY View Post
    Mine has the scrolls. Would the airbag be compatible with the loom
    If you already have scrollers you are lucky and it should be a straight swap.
    You have a late preface with full canbus.

  9. #9
    Ex-Staff Full Member John LE's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Forfar, Scotland
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    4 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats

    Vehicle : Facelift Insignia/Corsa D

    Trim : LE/VXR

    Engine : 2.0 cdti/1.6 Turbo

    Year : 13/07

    Default

    Even better there is an irmscher steering wheel on ebay just now

  10. #10
    Regular Member DaveW555's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Cannock
    Problems Posted
    0
    Problems Solved
    0
    Best Answers
    0
    Good Answers
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Vehicle InfoStats





    Default

    265 quid tho?? surely its not worth that much with no airbag or radio controls?

Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Pre-face Lift & Face Lift Auto dimmin Rear View Mirrors
    By Meady in forum Electrical & ICE (including SatNav)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 16th May 2011, 16:25
  2. Pre-face lift vs Face lift performance figures
    By larrysSRI in forum Vectra C / Signum Car Chat
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 5th November 2009, 23:11
  3. face lift sri steering wheel with piano black inserts
    By davidjameswest in forum Parts for sale
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 30th June 2009, 01:01

Visitors found this page by searching for:

Nobody landed on this page from a search engine, yet!

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •