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Steering wheel radio switches

I found a steering wheel I'm really interested in swapping mine out for. It has radio tuning and volume controls. Anyone know anything about how thia would wire up? I need a new head unit anyway so I'd guess there are units with this capability and you just wire the wheel to the harness?

Any thing i should look for when Shopping

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The 05-07 wheel works but you will need the clock spring and the harness for radio to integrate

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This isn't a "ford" wheel so I'm not sure if it will work or not. May just have to buy it and try

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Well you would need to clock spring and associated wiring, and play with it to make it work, especially with cruise and horn functions

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One of our new rigs has it. Its pretty cool. Has cruise radio an air horn switch and an air brake switch.

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Another mod I'd like to put in 97 Big Red F350

Guess steering wheel horn pad...with cruise & volume control comes from Bronco?

Any certain years look for?
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Bronco didnt have radio functions, I have an sd wheel with hvac and radio functions

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I saw this on one of our work trucks. Ive been looking around and found a few variations of it. This one didn't have the radio or cruise but it got the idea in my head.

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Have u checked steering wheel splines to see if it will even work?

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No i literary have no idea if it will. With my luck it won't but ill have to buy it to find out

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