Front Seat Cushion Cover Replacement

Seat Cushion Cover


1.Remove the front seat.

2.Remove these items from the front seat:


3.From under the seat cushion, detach the side airbag connector clip, and from under the passenger's seat, on some RHD models, detach the OPDS unit connector clip. Release the hook springs from the seat cushion frame spring, then pull the cover back, and remove the harness bands.

4.Release the hook, and unzip the seat-back cover. Pull the side airbag harness and the OPDS harness (passenger's seat on some RHD models) out through the hole in the seat-back cover.

5.Remove the clip, and release the hooks (A).

Inside 

Outside 

6.From under the seat cushion, release the seat cushion cover (A) from the seat cushion frame spring (B), and release the hooks (C).

 

7.Remove the seat cushion cover (A) with the seat cushion pad from the seat cushion frame.

 

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

 

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

  • To prevent wrinkles when installing a seat cushion cover, make sure the material is stretched evenly over the pad before securing the clips and hooks.
  • Make sure the side airbag harness and OPDS harness (passenger's seat) are routed properly.
  • Replace any clips you removed with new ones (A). Install them with commercially available upholstery ring pliers (B).