FRONT SEAT SIDE AIRBAG ASSEMBLY REMOVAL

CAUTION:

Wear protective gloves. Sharp areas on the parts may injure your hands.

Tech Tips


  • Use the same procedures for LHD and RHD vehicles.

  • The procedures listed below are for LHD vehicles.


  1. REMOVE FRONT SEAT ASSEMBLY LH


    1. Remove the front seat assembly LH Click here.

  2. REMOVE SLIDE AND VERTICAL POWER SEAT SWITCH KNOB

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    Text in Illustration
    *1 Protective Tape

    1. Apply protective tape as shown in the illustration.

    2. Using a screwdriver, detach the 2 claws and remove the slide and vertical power seat switch knob.

      Tech Tips

      Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

  3. REMOVE RECLINING POWER SEAT SWITCH KNOB

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    Text in Illustration
    *1 Protective Tape

    1. Using a screwdriver, detach the 2 claws and remove the reclining power seat switch knob.

      Tech Tips

      Tape the screwdriver tip before use.

  4. REMOVE FRONT SEAT CUSHION SHIELD LH

    A01ENHA

    1. Remove the 2 screws.

    2. Disconnect the 2 rubber bands.

    3. A01EQ2T

      Disconnect the connector.

    4. A01EPVL

      Remove the 3 screws.

    5. Detach the 2 claws and remove the front seat cushion shield LH together with the front inner No. 1 seat cushion shield LH.

    6. A01EN8S

      Detach the 2 wire harness clamps.

    7. Disconnect the 2 connectors.

  5. REMOVE FRONT SEAT INNER BELT ASSEMBLY LH


    1. Disconnect the 3 connectors and detach the clamps.

    2. A01EPCP

      Remove the nut and front seat inner belt assembly.

  6. REMOVE FRONT INNER SEAT CUSHION SHIELD LH

    A01ERB2

    1. Remove the screw.

    2. Detach the 2 claws and clip, and then remove the front inner seat cushion shield LH.

  7. REMOVE FRONT SEATBACK BOARD SUB-ASSEMBLY LH

    A01EQYS

    1. Remove the 2 screws.

    2. Move the front seatback board sub-assembly LH in the direction of the arrow to detach the 2 hooks and remove it.

  8. REMOVE FRONT SEAT HEADREST SUPPORT

    A01ERPO

    1. Detach the 4 claws and remove the 2 front seat headrest supports.

  9. REMOVE SEATBACK COVER WITH PAD


    1. A01EQ8FE02
      Text in Illustration
      *1 Hog Ring

      Remove the hog rings.

    2. A01ENFVE01
      Text in Illustration
      *1 Seatback Cover Bracket

      Remove the nut and detach the seatback cover bracket.

    3. Detach the hooks and remove the seatback cover with pad.

  10. REMOVE FRONT SEAT AIRBAG ASSEMBLY LH


    1. A01EQS5

      w/o Climate Control Seat System


      1. Detach the 5 clamps and disconnect the wire harness.

    2. A01ES2Y

      w/ Climate Control Seat System


      1. Detach the 4 clamps and disconnect the wire harness.

    3. A01ENZZ

      Detach the 2 clamps and disconnect the wire harness.

    4. Remove the 2 nuts and front seat airbag assembly LH.

      CAUTION:

      Make sure that the seat frame assembly is not deformed. If it is, replace it with a new one.