There are plenty of stories about the guy who removed a steering wheel in a salvage yard and ended up clobbering himself in the face when the it suddenly set itself free. You don’t have to be that guy. Using the right tools correctly can make short work of removing a steering wheel. Ross Kiehl demonstrates how to use a steering wheel puller on our project ’68 Chevelle.
Sharpie pen mark doesn’t hold up if you send the item out for restoration. Better take a small file & create a more permanent mall score line in the metal over the sharpie mark.