Interior Trim Removal/Installation - Center Pillar Upper/Lower Trim - Without Side Curtain Airbags
Center Pillar Upper/Lower Trim
SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations and the precautions and procedures before performing repairs or service.
- Put on gloves to protect your hands.
- Take care not to bend or scratch the trim and panels.
- When removing components, use the handy remover set or equivalent.
|1.||Remove these items:|
|2.||Slide the front seat forward fully.|
|3.||With front seat belt outer lap tensioner: Unbuckle the front seat belt anchor connector.|
|4.||With front seat belt outer lap tensioner: Detach the upper hooks (A) by pulling the center pillar lower cover (B) back by hand, then pull the cover up to remove it.|
|5.||Remove the center pillar lower trim (A).|
|6.||Without front seat belt outer lap tensioner: Remove the front seat belt lower anchor from the front seat.|
|7.||Pull the bottom of the center pillar upper trim (A) back by hand to detach the lower hooks (B).|
|8.||Detach the upper clip by pulling the top of the center pillar upper trim (A). Pull the trim down to release the upper hooks (B).|
|9.||Pass the front seat belt (A) lower anchor out through a hole in the slider (B), then remove the center pillar upper trim (C).|
|10.||Remove the slider (A) from the center pillar upper trim (B).|
|11.||Install the trim in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:|