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Rear Seat-back Hinge Replacement

  • Take care not to tear the seams or damage the seat covers.
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  1. Release the push nut (A) from the pivot pin (B).
  1. Remove the pivot pin, pivot collars (C), and hinge (D) from the seat-back frame (E). The inside hinge of each seat-back frame is shown. The outside hinges of them are symmetrical.
  1. Reassemble the hinge in the reverse order of disassembly, and note these items:
    • Apply multipurpose grease to the moving portions of the hinge.
    • Replace any push nuts you removed with new ones.