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INSTRUMENT PANEL SAFETY PAD REMOVAL

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PROCEDURE


  1. Click here

    PRECAUTION

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    Note:

    After turning the power switch off, waiting time may be required before disconnecting the cable from the auxiliary battery negative (-) terminal. Therefore, make sure to read the disconnecting the cable from the auxiliary battery negative (-) terminal notices before proceeding with work (Click here).

  2. Click here

    REMOVE LUGGAGE TRIM SERVICE HOLE COVER

    Click here

  3. Click here

    DISCONNECT CABLE FROM NEGATIVE AUXILIARY BATTERY TERMINAL


    1. Disable the auto away/return function by changing the customize parameter (Click here).

      Note:

      Record the current customize parameter setting (whether the auto away/return function is enabled or disabled) in order to restore the current setting after finishing this operation.

      Tip:

      Performing the above operation disables the auto away/return function when the power switch is turned off.

    2. Turn the power switch on (IG). Operate the tilt and telescopic switch to fully extend and lower the steering column assembly.

    3. Turn the power switch off and disconnect the cable from the auxiliary battery negative (-) terminal.

      CAUTION:

      Wait at least 90 seconds after disconnecting the cable from the auxiliary battery negative (-) terminal to disable the SRS system.

      Note:

      When disconnecting the cable, some systems need to be initialized after the cable is reconnected (Click here).

  4. Click here

    REMOVE HORN BUTTON ASSEMBLY

    (Click here)

  5. Click here

    REMOVE STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLY

    Click here

  6. Click here

    REMOVE LOWER STEERING COLUMN COVER

    Click here

  7. Click here

    REMOVE UPPER STEERING COLUMN COVER

    Click here

  8. Click here

    REMOVE TURN SIGNAL SWITCH ASSEMBLY WITH SPIRAL CABLE SUB-ASSEMBLY

    Click here

  9. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER FINISH PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A00065X

      Remove the 2 screws <E>.

    2. A00085FE05

      Apply protective tape to the area shown in the illustration.

      Table 1. Text in Illustration
      *1 Protective Tape
    3. A0008FG

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 5 claws and 2 guides as shown in the illustration.

    4. Disconnect the connector to remove the instrument cluster finish panel sub-assembly.

  10. Click here

    REMOVE CENTER INSTRUMENT CLUSTER FINISH PANEL GARNISH


    1. A0005ZZE05

      Apply protective tape to the area shown in the illustration.

      Table 2. Text in Illustration
      *1 Protective Tape
    2. A0006TF

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 10 claws and 2 clips as shown in the illustration.

    3. Disconnect the connector to remove the center instrument cluster finish panel garnish.

  11. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 2 INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTER ASSEMBLY


    1. A00093U

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 11 claws and clip as shown in the illustration.

    2. Disconnect the connector to remove the No. 2 instrument panel register assembly.

  12. Click here

    REMOVE LOWER CENTER INSTRUMENT PANEL FINISH PANEL


    1. A0009LWE04

      Insert a moulding remover as shown in the illustration.

      Table 3. Text in Illustration
      *a Lower Center Instrument Panel Finish Panel Hole
    2. A0004BO

      Disengage the 2 claws and 5 clips and remove the lower center instrument panel finish panel as shown in the illustration.

  13. Click here

    REMOVE RADIO RECEIVER ASSEMBLY WITH BRACKET (w/o Navigation System)

    Click here

  14. Click here

    REMOVE MULTI-MEDIA MODULE RECEIVER ASSEMBLY WITH BRACKET (w/ Navigation System)

    Click here

  15. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT DOOR SCUFF PLATE LH

    Click here

  16. Click here

    REMOVE COWL SIDE TRIM BOARD LH

    Click here

  17. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT DOOR OPENING TRIM COVER LH

    Click here

  18. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT SIDE PANEL LH


    1. A0007LJ

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 2 claws and 4 clips as shown in the illustration.

    2. A0007IX

      Disengage the 2 guides and remove the instrument side panel LH as shown in the illustration.

  19. Click here

    DISCONNECT HOOD LOCK CONTROL LEVER SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0007SP

      Disengage the claw and 2 guides to disconnect the hood lock control lever sub-assembly.

  20. Click here

    REMOVE LOWER NO. 1 INSTRUMENT PANEL FINISH PANEL


    1. A00080W

      Remove the 2 bolts <B>.

    2. A0006PQ

      Disengage the 12 claws, 2 clips and guide.

    3. Disconnect each connector to remove the lower No. 1 instrument panel finish panel.

  21. Click here

    REMOVE COMBINATION METER ASSEMBLY

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  22. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 1 SWITCH HOLE BASE


    1. A0003FR

      Disengage the 4 claws.

    2. Disconnect each connector to remove the No. 1 switch hole base.

  23. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 1 INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTER ASSEMBLY


    1. A0008V8

      Disengage the 6 claws and 2 guides to remove the No. 1 instrument panel register assembly.

  24. Click here

    REMOVE SWITCH BASE


    1. A0009GQ

      Disengage the 3 claws.

    2. Disconnect the connector to remove the switch base.

  25. Click here

    REMOVE CENTER INSTRUMENT CLUSTER FINISH PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0004UR

      Remove the 2 clips.

    2. A0009I1E05

      Apply protective tape to the areas shown in the illustration.

      Table 4. Text in Illustration
      *1 Protective Tape
    3. A0005D7

      Insert a moulding remover as shown in the illustration.

    4. A0004I2

      Pull the center instrument cluster finish panel sub-assembly in the direction indicated by the arrow to disengage the 2 clips and 5 guides, and remove the center instrument cluster finish panel sub-assembly.

  26. Click here

    REMOVE ACCESSORY METER ASSEMBLY (w/o Navigation System)

    Click here

  27. Click here

    REMOVE MULTI-DISPLAY ASSEMBLY (w/ Navigation System)

    Click here

  28. Click here

    REMOVE REAR CONSOLE BOX ASSEMBLY

    (Click here)

  29. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT DOOR SCUFF PLATE RH

    Tip:

    Use the same procedure as for the LH side (Click here).

  30. Click here

    REMOVE COWL SIDE TRIM BOARD RH

    Tip:

    Use the same procedure as for the LH side (Click here).

  31. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT DOOR OPENING TRIM COVER RH

    Tip:

    Use the same procedure as for the LH side (Click here).

  32. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT SIDE PANEL RH


    1. A000792

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 2 claws and 4 clips as shown in the illustration.

    2. A0004WR

      Disengage the 2 guides and remove the instrument side panel RH as shown in the illustration.

  33. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 2 INSTRUMENT PANEL UNDER COVER SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0006MD

      Disengage the claw as shown in the illustration.

    2. A0004F3

      Disengage the 4 clips and 2 guides as shown in the illustration.

    3. Disconnect the connector to remove the No. 2 instrument panel under cover sub-assembly.

  34. Click here

    REMOVE LOWER NO. 2 INSTRUMENT PANEL AIRBAG ASSEMBLY

    Click here

  35. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT PANEL BOX DOOR COVER


    1. A0006G5

      Open the lower instrument panel sub-assembly door as shown in the illustration.

    2. A0005ND

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 4 claws and remove the instrument panel box door cover as shown in the illustration.

  36. Click here

    REMOVE LOWER INSTRUMENT PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0003W9

      Remove the 3 screws <E>.

    2. A0009NH

      Close the lower instrument panel sub-assembly door as shown in the illustration.

    3. A0004RS

      Remove the 2 screws <E>.

    4. A0007NX

      Disengage the 5 claws as shown in the illustration.

    5. Disconnect each connector and remove the lower instrument panel sub-assembly.

  37. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 3 INSTRUMENT PANEL REGISTER ASSEMBLY


    1. A0007SC

      Disengage the 4 claws, 2 clips and 2 guides and remove the No. 3 instrument panel register assembly.

  38. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT PILLAR GARNISH LH

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  39. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 1 INSTRUMENT PANEL SPEAKER PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0004Z7

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 2 clips as shown in the illustration.

    2. Disengage the 3 guides to remove the No. 1 instrument panel speaker panel sub-assembly as shown in the illustration.

  40. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT NO. 2 SPEAKER ASSEMBLY (for LH Side)

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  41. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 1 SPEAKER OPENING COVER ASSEMBLY


    1. A0004HS

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 2 claws and 4 clips and remove the No. 1 speaker opening cover assembly as shown in the illustration.

  42. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT NO. 3 SPEAKER ASSEMBLY

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  43. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT PILLAR GARNISH RH

    Tip:

    Use the same procedure as for the LH side (Click here).

  44. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 2 INSTRUMENT PANEL SPEAKER PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A00053Y

      Using a moulding remover, disengage the 2 clips as shown in the illustration.

    2. Disengage the 3 guides to remove the No. 2 instrument panel speaker panel sub-assembly as shown in the illustration.

  45. Click here

    REMOVE FRONT NO. 2 SPEAKER ASSEMBLY (for RH Side)

    Tip:

    Use the same procedure as for the LH side (Click here).

  46. Click here

    REMOVE NO. 1 ION GENERATOR SUB-ASSEMBLY (w/ Ion Generator)

    Click here

  47. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT PANEL FINISH PANEL SUB-ASSEMBLY


    1. A0003J7

      Disengage the 8 claws to remove the instrument panel finish panel sub-assembly.

  48. Click here

    DISCONNECT NO. 2 INSTRUMENT PANEL WIRE

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  49. Click here

    REMOVE INSTRUMENT PANEL SAFETY PAD ASSEMBLY


    1. A0009NZE02

      Disconnect each connector.

      Table 5. Text in Illustration
      *1 Cooler (Room Temp. Sensor) Thermistor - -
    2. Disengage each clamp.

    3. Disengage the 2 claws to disconnect the cooler (room temp. sensor) thermistor.

    4. A0007XGE04

      Remove the 2 instrument panel passenger airbag assembly bolts <A>.

      Table 6. Text in Illustration
      *1 Instrument Panel Passenger Airbag Assembly Bolt <A> *2 Bolt <C>
      *3 Nut <F> *4 Clip
    5. Remove the 4 bolts <C> and nut <F>.

    6. Remove the 3 clips.

    7. A0007Q9

      Disengage the 4 guides and remove the instrument panel safety pad assembly as shown in the illustration.

      Note:
      • Do not damage the instrument panel safety pad assembly.

      • Do not allow the wire harnesses to interfere with the surrounding parts.