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Old 02-27-2002   #1
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Steering Wheel Questions

I need to know where to find a new steering wheel also. Mine has deteriorated. It is leather wrapped, and has steering wheel controls for the stereo. Please help, i don't want to pay $400 for a new one from Pontiac, and i want one that matches the GTA originally. Please tell me other model cars that have those so I can restore my interior.
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Old 03-01-2002   #2
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GTA Year: 1988
GTA Engine: 305 TPI Automatic
How bad is it? I had some cracks on the top section of mine and was able to fix it. I used some sand paper to smoth it out. Working from coarse to fine. Then used some liquid self-shining shoe polish (Kiwi). I then treated the whole thing with some leather cleaner/conditioner. It looks great now.
For those out there who still have nice steering wheels I would suggest to take the time to use some conditioner on the leather to keep it from drying out. It will preserve what you have and make it last.

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