Front Seat Cushion Cover ReplacementFor some models: SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations and the precautions and procedures before performing repairs or service.
- Do not repair any tears or frayed spots of the seat-back cover. If necessary, replace the seat-back cover.
- When prying components, use the handy remover set or equivalent.
- Take care not to tear the seams of damage the seat covers.
- Put on gloves to protect your hands.
- LHD is shown; RHD is symmetrical.
|1.||Remove the front seat.|
|2.||Pull back the cap (A) to release the hooks (B), and remove the screws, then remove the hight handle (C).|
|3.||Remove the recline cover (A).|
|4.||Gently pull out the center cover (A), then detach the clip, and release the hooks (B). Driver's seat is shown; passenger's seat is similar.|
|5.||If equipped, from under the seat cushion, disconnect and/or detach the seat heater connectors (A) and side airbag connector (B).|
|6.||Release slits in the seat cushion cover (C) from the seat cushion frame spring (D), then pull the cover back. Release the hooks (E) and remove the wire tie (F).|
|7.||With side airbags: Pull the side airbag harness (A) out through the loop (B).|
|8.||Release the hook strips (A, B) from the seat frame (C).|
|9.||Release the hook (A) from under the seat cushion.|
|10.||Remove the seat cushion cover/pad (A) from the seat frame (B).|
|11.||Release the hooks (A) from under the seat cushion (B).|
|12.||Pull back the edge of the seat-back cover all the way around, and release the clips (A), then remove the seat-back cover.|
|13.||Install the cover in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:|