I know very little about old American cars. The T Bird has a rim blow steering wheel, which is apparently a thing.

His is in bad shape. The wheel is cracked, the plastic warped, and the rim blow switch only works erratically.

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So I thought, “an old steering wheel can’t be THAT much, I wonder if I can find one?” I found one on eBay.

Holy baked goods, Batman, that is a lot of dough!!! I can have it restored for around $500.

https://www.therimblowbuddy.com

I also found a tutorial that suggests that repair and restore is not that difficult, but I don’t know about that.

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Maybe a different wheel is in order. I never knew these existed, and I am learning more about this restoration marketplace every day.