Buckle - 2nd Row - Center (Remove and Replace)

Correction code 2005720220057202
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  • 1032900-00-ATool, Inductive Heating

SPECIAL TOOLS

Tool, Inductive Heating (1032900-00-A)

Remove

  1. Remove the 2nd row seat cushion. See Seat Cushion - Lower - 2nd Row (Remove and Replace).
  2. Disconnect the RH and center seat buckle electrical connectors.
  3. Release the bracket that attaches the female side of the electrical connectors to the body studs.
  4. Remove and discard the bolt, and then remove the RH and center seat buckles together.
    Torque 40 Nm
    Note: If the bolt is hard to remove, use an inductive heating tool to melt the adhesive patch material. Position the inductive heating tool coil around the bolt, and then heat the bolt for 20 seconds. Allow the bolt to cool down for 2 minutes, and then remove and discard the bolt.
1Remove the 2nd row seat cushion. See Seat Cushion - Lower - 2nd Row (Remove and Replace).
2Disconnect the RH and center seat buckle electrical connectors.
3Release the bracket that attaches the female side of the electrical connectors to the body studs.
4Remove and discard the bolt, and then remove the RH and center seat buckles together.
Torque 40 Nm
Note: If the bolt is hard to remove, use an inductive heating tool to melt the adhesive patch material. Position the inductive heating tool coil around the bolt, and then heat the bolt for 20 seconds. Allow the bolt to cool down for 2 minutes, and then remove and discard the bolt.

Install

  1. Install new bolt that attaches the RH and center seat buckles to the body.
    Torque 40 Nm
    Note: Make sure that the guide pin is aligned.
  2. Install the bracket that attaches the female side of the connectors to the body studs.
  3. Connect the RH and center seat buckle electrical connectors.
  4. Install the 2nd row seat cushion. See Seat Cushion - Lower - 2nd Row (Remove and Replace).
1Install new bolt that attaches the RH and center seat buckles to the body.
Torque 40 Nm
Note: Make sure that the guide pin is aligned.
2Install the bracket that attaches the female side of the connectors to the body studs.
3Connect the RH and center seat buckle electrical connectors.
4Install the 2nd row seat cushion. See Seat Cushion - Lower - 2nd Row (Remove and Replace).