Dashboard Center Lower Cover Removal/Installation

SRS components are located in this area. Review the SRS component locations, and precautions and procedures, before performing repairs or service.

NOTE:
  • Take care not to scratch the dashboard and related parts.
  • LHD is shown, RHD is symmetrical.

1.Remove these items:


2.Open the pocket. Remove the screws (A, B) and clips (C) from the dashboard center lower cover (D).

 

3.Remove the dashboard center lower cover (A).

-1 Pull out the parking brake lever portion of the cover to release the clips (B).
-2 Pull out the cover to release the clips (C, D).
-3 Disconnect the cigaret lighter connector (E) and ashtray light bulb socket (F) (for some models).

 

4.If necessary, remove the pocket (A) from the dashboard center lower cover (B).

-1 Remove the bolts.
-2 Release the stops (C) from the cover.
-3 Pull out the hinges (D) from the cover.

 

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

  • Replace any damaged clips.
  • Make sure the cigaret lighter connector is plugged in properly and the ashtray light bulb socket is connected properly.