Left Rear Seat Cover Replacement

NOTE:
  • Take care not to tear the seams or damage the seat covers.
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.

Seat-back Cover


1.Remove the left rear seat.

2.Remove the screws holder (A, B), then remove the recline cover (C).

 


3.Remove the bolt (A) and screw (B), then remove the center cover (C).

 

4.Remove the bolts securing the seat-back (A) and seat cushion (B), pull the center pivot (C) out from the pivot bracket then separate them. If necessary, remove the bushing (D).

 

5.Release the bottom hook (A), unzip the seat-back cover (B), then fold back the cover. Loosen the seat-back strap (C) with the adjuster (D), and separate it into two pieces. Pull the strap secured on the seat-back frame in inside of the seat-back cover through the slot (E).

 

6.Pull out the headrest guides (A, B) while pinching the end of the guides, and remove them.

 

7.Remove the latch cover

8.Pull back the edge of the seat-back cover all the way around, and release the clips (A), then remove the seat-back cover (B).

 

9.Install the seat-back cover in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • To prevent wrinkles when installing a seat-back cover, make sure the material is stretched evenly over the pad before securing the hook and clips.
  • Replace any clips (A) you removed with new ones using commercially available upholstery ring pliers (B).

 

Seat Cushion Cover


1.Remove the left rear seat.

2.Remove the seat-back.

3.To allow the seat cushion to slide, use a screwdriver to move the latch.

4.Slide both seat tracks backward fully.

NOTE: While sliding the outer seat track, keep the outer foot bracket raised securely so as not to make it return with its spring tension.

5.Remove the outer seat track cover.

6.Remove the screws (A) and release the clips (B), then remove the inner seat track end cover B (C) and inner seat track end cover A (D).

 

7.Remove both dampers and both damper covers.

8.Slide both seat tracks forward fully.

NOTE: While sliding the outer seat track, keep the outer foot bracket raised securely so as not to make it return with its spring tension.

9.Pull back the rear edge of the seat cushion cover (A) to release it from the hooks (B), and remove the screws.

 

10.While pushing the slide lever (A) down, remove the under cover (B) by pulling it to release the hooks (C). Pass the strap (D) through a slot, and both side cables (E) through each side slit in the cover. Take care not to bend any cable.

 

11.Release all of the hook strips (A).

 

12.Remove the seat cushion cover (A) with the seat cushion pad from the seat cushion frame (B). Pass the seat belt buckle (C) through a hole in the seat cushion cover.

 

13.Pull back the edge of the seat-back cover all the way around, and release the clips (A), then remove the seat cushion.

 

14.Install the cover in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • To prevent wrinkles when installing a seat-back cover, make sure the material is stretched evenly over the pad before securing the hook and clips.
  • Replace any clips (A) you removed with new ones using commercially available upholstery ring pliers (B).