Removal & Installation
Remove the front door scuff plate and pillar lower trimRemove the left side instrument panel side coverRemove the clips, and remove the left side console lower panelRemove the clips, and remove the instrument panel lower under coverRemove the clips and hooks, disconnect the connectors, and then remove the instrument panel lower coverRemove the glove boxRemove the front console panelRemove the instrument panel ornament and the driver-s and passenger-s side inner panelsRemove the screws, and pull out the control panel. Disconnect the electrical harness and remove the control panel.Remove the instrument panel lower coverRemove the console ring indicator and front console panel cover. The ring indicator can be removed by inserting the clip remover tool or equivalent into the positions indicated by the arrows in the illustration. Remove the screws. Remove the bolts inside the upper pocket. Pull out the console lower pocket and remove the console box.Remove the screws and clips and remove the console side upper panelRemove the screws and pull out the front control panelDisconnect the harness connectors and remove the front control panelRemove the audio system retaining screws and partially pull the assembly forward. Disconnect the electrical connectors and antenna feed cable. Remove the radio assembly.
Position the tilt steering in the lowest detentRemove the instrument cluster hood. Remove the instrument cluster retaining screws and pull the cluster forward. Disconnect the electrical connector and remove the assembly
Lift the upper grille air vent and remove the catch on the hazard side switchHold the side of the monitor and remove the catch on the upper right and left sidesDisconnect the connectors and remove the upper air vent grilleRemove the multifunction display or navigation monitor and warning boxRemove the front upper pillar trimRemove the passenger-s side air bag module retaining boltsRemove the screw in the center of the instrument cluster assembly housing. Remove the retaining screws on the right and left side of the instrument panel. Remove the screws in the instrument panel center
Be sure that the upper instrument panel is removed from the steering support beamDisconnect the necessary electrical connectors and remove the assembly from the vehicle body.
- Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
- Tighten the steering support beam retaining bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).
- Tighten the upper instrument panel retaining bolts to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm).