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Discussion Forums => Modifications => Topic started by: Richard-EB on June 14, 2007, 03:43:38 PM

Title: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: Richard-EB on June 14, 2007, 03:43:38 PM
I've asked this on other forums, but have not seen much of a response.  I can get my hands on a TT steering wheel pretty cheap and was thinking it would look awesome in my car. So, simply put, could I possibly put a TT steering wheel inside my 2001 A4 and still maintain my airbag capabilities? Its a shot in the dark, but I really love the squared off look of the TT steering wheels.
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: 03Indigo on June 14, 2007, 04:21:10 PM
it all depends on the airbag connections, usually there are 2, green and black.  if the connections are the same, then yes, it should work.  It also depends on the hub...if the number of grooves and the diameter are different, then you are SOL.  Is there a way you can test fit before you buy?  or get measurements and images of the 2 electronic airbag connections?  That would save you a lot of time and money.
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: ianacole on June 14, 2007, 07:38:20 PM
Can you get your hands on the steering rack as well? :)
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: Richard-EB on June 14, 2007, 09:29:24 PM
Could i get the diagrams from the repair manuals for the two cars?

No can do on the steering rack.  The steering wheel assembly is coming off a TT with an upgraded Momo steering wheel.  Owner is trying to set his car up more for racing than comfort.  I think he is nuts personally.
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: ianacole on June 15, 2007, 07:58:09 AM
Owner is trying to set his car up more for racing than comfort.  I think he is nuts personally.

Yah, who in there right mind would want to race a VAG car ;D
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: gragravar on June 15, 2007, 08:06:36 AM
in there right mind

being the key part of that!!!

 :P
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: Eric18T on June 15, 2007, 07:43:48 PM
Yah, who in there right mind would want to race a VAG car ;D

Yeah, those people must be crack pots..
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: Richard-EB on June 16, 2007, 12:09:44 AM
being the key part of that!!!

 :P


LoL.  Touche.  But, this guy is striping only little aspect of the interior, but not too much as to cause a BIG weight difference.  I dont know.  Guy has too much money and time.  His car.
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: 03Indigo on June 16, 2007, 05:51:02 AM
I think ianacole was referring to himself, he did that to his GTI :)
Title: Re: TT sterring wheel in A4?
Post by: Cole on June 18, 2007, 10:46:22 PM
Should be a plug in play swap. I would imagine you can get everything you need from the TT. (new airbag, hub ring etc right?)

S4 guys swap to TT, newer S4 with paddle ad RS4 wheels all the time