Side Airbag Replacement

NOTE: Review the seats replacement procedure in the body section before performing repair or service.

Removal


1.Disconnect the battery negative cable, and wait at least 3 minutes before beginning work.

2.Disconnect the side airbag harness 2P connector (1).

 

3.Remove the seat assembly and seat-back cover.

4.Remove the mounting nut (A) and the side airbag (B).

 

Installation


NOTE:

1.Place the new side airbag on the seat back-frame (A). Tighten the side airbag mounting nuts (B).

 

2.Install the seat-back cover.

3.Install the seat assembly, then connect the side airbag harness 2P connector.

4.Move the front seat and the seat-back through their full ranges of movement, making sure the harness wires are not pinched or interfering with other parts.

5.Reconnect the battery negative cable.

6.After installing the side airbag, confirm proper system operation: Turn the ignition switch ON (II); the SRS indicator should come on for about 6 seconds and then go off.