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Steering wheel slippery

Discussion in 'Kia Stinger Interior Discussion' started by Clearly Canadian, May 17, 2019.

  1. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    Hi folks, maybe I'm the only person to mention this but I find that the steering wheel-to-hand connection lacks friction, meaning I have to grip the wheel tighter than is comfortable for long periods of time.

    While I could use driving gloves I don't think I could take myself seriously doing so. Is there any way to add grip to the steering wheel?
     
  2. westcoastGT

    westcoastGT 5000 Posts Club!

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    hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm, so many things to say in humour but I wont ( wrap the contact points in Alacantra tape ) ..........and stop watching those videos !! :laugh::laugh::laugh::laugh:
     
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  3. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    Lol. What is alacantra tape, and is it removable?
     
  4. moinmoin

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    try searching for "steering wheel cover" in all forums....:)
     
  5. moinmoin

    moinmoin Stinger Enthusiast

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    westcoast is talking about "Alcantara tape", basically the stuff that's on you A pillar and headliner...
     
  6. westcoastGT

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    I have no idea if it even exists , I was simply trying to appear responsible in an attempt at being funny .....................of course its removeable ..........if it exists ! hahahahahahah
     
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  7. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    Remind me never to ask you for directions. ;)
     
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  8. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    Will do thanks!
     
  9. westcoastGT

    westcoastGT 5000 Posts Club!

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    ..............turn left ! bawaaaaa :geek::laugh:
     
  10. washguy

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    CC You can fix this problem one of two ways
    1. get yourself some 400 grit wet/dry sandpaper, and go to town on the steering wheel
    2. get yourself some 600 grit wet/dry sandpaper, and go to town on those soft and silky hands
    :) Wash
     
  11. Rango

    Rango United States Stinger Enthusiast

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    Y'all are brutal here ... and I love you all for that. Back to the subject.

    I had the same problem. I have big hands and needed more grip.

    Purchased this.

    Screenshot_20190517-005850_Amazon.jpg
    Fits perfect ... no slip.
     
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  14. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    I wonder if the hand warmer works through this. Thanks!!
     
  15. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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  16. westcoastGT

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    does your wife know you keep those magazines under your car seat ???? :laugh::laugh::laugh:
     
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    stop using all that hand lotion!
    and that bottle of "hand lotion" :rolleyes:
     
  18. Robs

    Robs Thailand Active Member

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    Yes it does, I swapped to it and is worth it!
     
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  19. Clearly Canadian

    Clearly Canadian Canada Stinger Enthusiast

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    OMG I've created a monster :devil:
     
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  20. Wilzer

    Wilzer United States Active Member


    How well does the Zatooto cover work with wheel warmer ?


     
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