2003 E46 318ci Horn Constantly going off! (FIXED)

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  1. 2003 E46 318ci Horn Constantly going off! (FIXED) 
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    My horn is stuck on on my 2003 318ci m sport, im sure there's a slight rattle like somethings broke off behind the steering wheel

    Any ideas?
     
     

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    That sounds like your slip ring has broken.
     
     

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    my horn rattles lol think its from my bump when i bent wishbone. every time u close the pass door the horn rattles. internals nackered i think lol
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by NealP View Post
    That sounds like your slip ring has broken.
    Is this hard to fix and a cheap or costly fix?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Msport09 View Post
    Is this hard to fix and a cheap or costly fix?
    It is not that difficult to replace yourself, you need to remove the steering wheel (disconnect battery first). Item 3 in diagram and costs £80...

     
     

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    Cheers for that mate, much apprecicated
     
     

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    How does the sterring wheel come off! Doesnt the airbag get in the way?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by Msport09 View Post
    How does the sterring wheel come off! Doesnt the airbag get in the way?
    This guy's DIY will explain ...LINK
     
     

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    Sorted now, finally got the air bag out after a good hour trying! Turns out, one of the screws had come out and was earthing out!

    Cheers for the help Neal
     
     

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    Thanks for the update
     
     

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