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My airbag is rubbing against my steering-wheel... does that even make sense?
When I put slight force flexing the wheel, it creates a slight rubbing noise, I tried to play with the 2 screws that mount the airbag with no success. Is there a fix to that? Its annoying as hell! :(
 

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Yes, I had the same problem. It made a very cheap creaking sound when I put pressure on the steering wheel. I found an easy fix. Disconnect the battery. Loosen the two Allen Head screws that hold the air bag in place. Pull the air bag out slightly from the steering wheel. Place shims (I used business cards) in 3 or 4 clock locations between the face of the steering wheel and the back side of the airbag where it contacts the steering wheel. Push the airbag back in place (it will now be resting on the shims) and tighten the screws. Pull the shims out. Now, listen to the silence. It's a thing of beauty. Takes 10 minutes and costs nothing.
Good luck.

2006 Sport Elise #46
 

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