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I lost all power to the steering wheel components,

The steering wheel switches, radio controls on back of steering wheel, cruise control and horn don't work. The radio control went first then a week or so later the cruise control went and the horn. Any idea what is wrong?

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Your issue is most likely the clock spring which is part of the air bag system.

All of the signals controlling these functions are routed through the clock spring.

Should cost around 200-300 to have it done, or more like 100-150 if you do it yourself. You must know what you are doing though as the airbag system is not to be taken lightly.

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