Download Dashboard/Instrument Panel Service Manual ’91 Lexus ES 250 – 1. Disable airbag system as described under MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES/AIRBAG SYSTEM DISARMING. Fig. 1 Airbag Screw Locations Zoom Sized for Print 2. Using a Torx 30 (special tool No. 09042-00010), or equivalent, loosen screws from wheel pad, Fig. 1. Pull wheel pad out and disconnect airbag connector. Store airbag face up. 3. Remove steering wheel retaining nut, disconnect steering connector, Fig 2. Place scribe marks on steering wheel and shaft, then remove steering wheel using special tool SST 09213-31021, or equivalent. 4. Remove front pillar garnish by pulling out clips and pulling upward.