Rear Seat Belt Replacement

NOTE: Check the rear seat belts for damage, and replace them if necessary. Be careful not to damage them during removal and installation.

Rear Seat Belt


1.Fold the rear seat up.

2.Pull the carpet (A) back as necessary, and remove the lower anchor bolt (B).

 

3.Remove the rear side trim panel.

4.Remove the upper anchor cap (A), and remove the upper anchor bolt (B).

 

5.Remove the retractor mounting self-tapping ET screw (A), and the retractor bolt (B), then remove the rear seat belt (C) and retractor (D).

 

6.Install the seat belt in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • If the threads on the retractor mounting self-tapping ET screw are worn out, use an oversized self-tapping ET screw made specifically for this application.
  • Check that the retractor locking mechanism functions as described.
  • Assemble the washers, collar, and bushing on the upper anchor bolt as shown.
  • Before installing the anchor bolt, make sure there are no twists or kinks in the seat belt.

Upper anchor bolt construction:
 

Center Rear Seat Belt (Detachable Anchor)


1.Remove the cap (A) from the retractor cover (B).

 

2.Remove the headliner.

3.Remove the retractor mounting bolt (A) and retractor bolt (B), then remove the center seat belt (C) and retractor (D).

 


4.Install the center seat belt and retractor in the reverse order of removal, and check that the retractor locking mechanism functions.

Rear Center Seat Belt/Detachable Anchor and Right Rear Seat Belt Buckle


1.Remove the rear seat.

2.Remove the under cover from the rear seat.

3.Remove the center anchor bolts (A) from under the seat cushion.

 

4.Pull the rear center seat belt (A) or rear center seat belt detachable anchor (B) and right rear seat belt buckle (C) out.

 

5.Install the center belt and buckle in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Assemble the washers on the center anchor bolt as shown.
  • Make sure there are no twists or kinks in the center belt and seat belt buckle.

Center anchor bolt construction: 

Rear Center Seat Belt Buckle and Left Rear Seat Belt Buckle


1.Fold the rear seat up (one side).

2.Remove the center cover, right rear seat, left rear seat.

3.Remove the center anchor bolt (A).

 


4.Pull the rear center seat belt buckle (A) (right rear seat) or left rear seat belt buckle (left rear seat) out.

 

5.Install the buckle in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Assemble the collar and washer on the center anchor bolt as shown.
  • Make sure there are no twists or kinks in the seat belt buckle.

Center anchor bolt construction: