Who invented the steering wheel?

Answer Alfred Vacheron is credited with the invention of the steering wheel. In 1894, Vacheron participated in the Paris-Rouen-Race. He entered with an 1893 Panhard vehicle, which he fitted with "wheel st... Read More »

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When was the ship steering wheel invented?

The British Navy invented the ship steering wheel in at the turn of the 18th century, replacing the medieval whipstaff. According to Brian Lavery, author of "The Arming and Fitting of English Ships... Read More »

Tips on Getting the Steering Wheel Straight When Doing a Wheel Alignment?

One common automotive maintenance procedure is a steering and wheel alignment. This is not a do-it-yourself venture, as there are a number of expensive tools, such as an alignment rack, that must ... Read More »

How do you re glue the padding on a steering wheel when it starts to rotate only at the top section of the wheel?

Answer I assume that the best method is to inject some type of adhesive between the moulding and the wheel such as silicone or what else ?

How to Remove a Steering Wheel If You Cannot Use a Wheel Puller?

Removing the steering wheel from your car or truck is not a difficult task if you have the right tools, particularly a steering wheel puller. But if you don't have a steering wheel puller, taking o... Read More »